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Pointe Canon Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 11:42 Local time
Wednesday 18
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Wave (m) 1.4
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0.8
SSW
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SSW
1.3
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Period (s) 8 14 14 8
Wind (km/h) 25
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SE 25
SE 25
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Pointe Canon in La Digue is an exposed reef and point break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the northeast with some shelter here from west southwest winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. Primarily a left hand reef break, although a right is also possible. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for - Urchins - Rocks.

Seychelles wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Anse Banane, 3 km from Pointe Canon.

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Pointe Canon Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Praslin National Park wx, 12 km from Pointe Canon.

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Air temperature
30.9 °C

Current weather near Pointe Canon

Overall Pointe Canon Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Pointe Canon:

  • Closest city location
    Antsiranana (Madagascar)
    706 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ambilobe (Madagascar)
    766 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Antsohimbondrona (Madagascar)
    768 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Sambava (Madagascar)
    786 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Ambanja (Madagascar)
    817 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Pointe Canon is Praslin Airport (PRI) in Seychelles, which is 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pointe Canon is Seychelles International (Mahe) Airport (SEZ), also in Seychelles, 49 km (30 miles) away.
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