uk es it fr pt nl

Shipwreck ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Shipwreck Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: sandbar

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.1 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Saturday, 1 August 2015, 10:47 Local time
Saturday 01
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 0.6
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
Period (s) 17 17 16 16
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 25
SW 30
SW 30
SW
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Shipwreck in Lagos and West is an exposed sandbar break that has very reliable surf. Ideal winds are from the north. The ideal swell angle is from the south. The sandbar break favours left handers. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for obstacles,.

Nigeria wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Shipwreck (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Shipwreck Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lagos/ikeja Airport, 27 km from Shipwreck.

light winds from the W

km/h
Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near Shipwreck

Overall Shipwreck Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

This image shows the range of swells directed at Shipwreck through an average August, b... (show all text)

The graph illustrates how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from different direc... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Shipwreck surf consistency graph.

Also see Shipwreck surf quality by season and Shipwreck surf quality by month.

Compare Shipwreck with another surf break.

Shipwreck Location Maps

Shipwreck Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to ShipwreckShoreline around ShipwreckRoads and rivers around Shipwreck

Use this relief map to navigate to Lagos and West surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Shipwreck

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Shipwreck:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Shipwreck:

Tide stations nearest to Shipwreck:

  • Closest tide station
    Badagry
    17 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Lagos Bar
    18 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Mushin
    18 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Ebute Ikorodu
    28 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Ejirin
    55 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Shipwreck:

  • Closest ski area
    Oukaimeden (Morocco)
    1857 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Michlifen (Morocco)
    1941 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Sierra Nevada (Spain)
    2160 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Mount Etna Nicolosi (Italy)
    2283 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Mount Etna Linguaglossa (Italy)
    2300 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Shipwreck:

  • Closest city location
    Badagry (Nigeria)
    17 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Mushin (Nigeria)
    18 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Ikeja (Nigeria)
    19 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Lagos (Nigeria)
    23 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Ebute Ikorodu (Nigeria)
    28 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Shipwreck is Lagos Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Nigeria, which is 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Shipwreck is Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport (COO) in Benin, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Ibadan Airport (IBA) in Nigeria, 142 km (88 miles) away.
Shipwreck break location map and break info

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