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Preveli ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Preveli Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.6 °C

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Saturday, 22 September 2018, 17:31 Local time
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
NNE 10
NNE 10
Wind State cross-

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Preveli in Crete is a fairly exposed point break. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. There is no point break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Greece wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Preveli Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Roustika wx, 18 km from Preveli.


Air temperature
25.2 °C

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    15 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    30 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    35 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    36 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    39 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Preveli:

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    15 mi
  • Second closest city location
    35 mi
  • Third closest city location
    39 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    186 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    190 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Preveli is Souda (Chania) Airport (CHQ) in Greece, 51 km (32 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Preveli is Nikos Kazantzakis (Heraklion) Airport (HER), also in Greece, 68 km (42 miles) away.
  • Third is Sitia Airport (JSH) in Greece, 148 km (92 miles) away.
  • Santorini Airport (JTR) in Greece is 166 km (103 miles) away.
  • Kithira Airport (KIT), also in Greece is the fifth nearest airport to Preveli and is 181 km (112 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Preveli, Crete. Use the tab navigation above to view Preveli sea temperature, Preveli photographs, Preveli detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Preveli webcams, current wind from Crete live weather stations and Preveli tide predictions. The Greece swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Greece and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Greece wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Preveli.