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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.6 °C

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Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 05:49 Local time
Wednesday 13
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Wave (m) 0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
SE
0.5
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Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
NNW 25
NNW 25
NNW 25
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Pointe Jacques in La Digue is an exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the best time of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Easily blown out by an onshore breeze Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Crowds are never a problem here. Beware of Rocks, Rips / undertow - Rocks.

Seychelles wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Anse Banane, 4 km from Pointe Jacques.

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Pointe Jacques Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Praslin National Park wx, 11 km from Pointe Jacques.

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Overall Pointe Jacques Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to Pointe Jacques:

  • Closest city location
    Antsiranana (Madagascar)
    705 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ambilobe (Madagascar)
    766 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Antsohimbondrona (Madagascar)
    767 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Sambava (Madagascar)
    785 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Ambanja (Madagascar)
    817 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Pointe Jacques is Praslin Airport (PRI) in Seychelles, which is 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pointe Jacques is Seychelles International (Mahe) Airport (SEZ), also in Seychelles, 48 km (30 miles) away.
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