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Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(French Guiana)

Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.2 °C

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 10:52 Local time
Tuesday 21
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
ESE 20
E 20
E 20
Wind State on cross-
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Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) in French Guiana is a reef break that has inconsistent surf. Works best in offshore winds from the west northwest. The best swell direction is from the east northeast. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Beware of - Rips / undertow - Rocks.

French Guiana wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Iles du Salut, French Guiana, 1 km from Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut).

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Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aéroport de Cayenne-Rochambeau, 57 km from Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut).


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Air temperature
26.7 °C

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Overall Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Town and city forecasts close to Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut):

  • Closest city location
    33 mi
  • Second closest city location
    35 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Paramaribo (Suriname)
    186 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    New Amsterdam (Guyana)
    346 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Macapa (Brazil)
    378 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) is Rochambeau (Cayenne) Airport (CAY) in French Guyana, which is 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Saint Joseph (Iles du Salut) is Johan A Pengel International (Zandery) Airport (PBM) in Surinam, 289 km (180 miles) away.
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