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Roches Noires ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Roches Noires Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 05:51 Local time
Wednesday 13
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Wave (m) 1.9
SSW
2.1
SSW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 5
NNW 5
NNW 5
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Roches Noires in West Reunion is an exposed reef break that has reliable surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A reef breaks left. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of sharks,fire coral and urchins.

Reunion wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Black Rocks Jetty, 1 km from Roches Noires.

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Roches Noires Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rue du General de Gaulle Saint Gilles Les Bains wx, 1 km from Roches Noires.

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Air temperature
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Current weather near Roches Noires

Overall Roches Noires Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Roches Noires is St Denis Gillot (St.-denis) Airport (RUN) in Reunion Island, which is 34 km (21 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Roches Noires is St Pierre Pierrefonds (St.-pierre) Airport (ZSE), also in Reunion Island, 37 km (23 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Roches Noires, Réunion. Use the tab navigation above to view Roches Noires sea temperature, Roches Noires photographs, Roches Noires detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Roches Noires webcams, current wind from Réunion live weather stations and Roches Noires tide predictions. The Reunion swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Reunion 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 Reunion 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 Roches Noires.