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Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) Spot ID

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Type: river

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.9 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 20:15 Local time
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 9 9 12 17
Wind (km/h) 10
W 15
W 15
W 10
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Rivermouth in SW is an exposed river break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The river breaks offer lefts and rights. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. The water quality here is rather suspect.

Sri Lanka wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Hikkaduwa (A-Frame), 1 km from Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa).

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Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Galle, 15 km from Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa).

light winds from the W

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Air temperature
28.0 °C

Current weather near Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa)

Overall Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) Location Maps

Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa):

  • Closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    22 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    23 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    31 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa):

  • Closest city location
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    22 mi
  • Third closest city location
    26 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    31 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    34 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Rivermouth is Colombo Ratmalana Airport (RML) in Sri Lanka, which is 82 km (51 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Rivermouth is Bandaranaike International (Colombo) Airport (CMB), also in Sri Lanka, 121 km (75 miles) away.
Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa), West. Use the tab navigation above to view Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) sea temperature, Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) photographs, Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) webcams, current wind from West live weather stations and Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa) tide predictions. The Sri Lanka swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka 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 Rivermouth (Hikkaduwa).