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Rags Left ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Rags Left Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.2 °C

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Thursday, 13 December 2018, 23:16 Local time
ThuFriday 14
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 17 16 7 8
Wind (km/h) 30
WNW 25
WNW 20
NNW 30
Wind State cross-

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Rags Left in Sumatra (Mentawi Islands) is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the favoured time of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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At ASCAT101E3S, 78 km from Rags Left.

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Overall Rags Left Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • Closest city location
    107 mi
  • Second closest city location
    140 mi
  • Third closest city location
    157 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    157 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    165 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Rags Left is Tabing (Padang) Airport (PDG) in Indonesia, which is 238 km (148 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Rags Left is Padang Kemiling (Bengkulu) Airport (BKS), also in Indonesia, 262 km (163 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Rags Left, Mentawi Islands. Use the tab navigation above to view Rags Left sea temperature, Rags Left photographs, Rags Left detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Rags Left webcams, current wind from Mentawi Islands live weather stations and Rags Left tide predictions. The Indonesia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Indonesia 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 Indonesia 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 Rags Left.