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Smugglers cove ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Smugglers cove Surf Forecast / Tortola / British Virgin Islands

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 30 Aug 2015 AST

Smugglers cove surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Smugglers cove sea temperature is 28.5 °C (Statistics for 30 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 28.7 max: 29.5 min: 28.1 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)888999777899812111111131212121111
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)494949171616181110498711322131225242221
Wind
(km/h)
25 E25
25 E25
25 E25
25 E25
30 E30
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
20 SE20
15 SE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
20 E20
20 ESE20
20 E20
20 ESE20
20 SE20
Wind State(?)cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)
9:28PM
0.30
9:45AM
0.26

10:01PM
0.28
10:55AM
0.28

10:31PM
0.25
11:59AM
0.30

10:57PM
0.23
1:02PM
0.31

11:21PM
0.21

2:15PM
0.31
11:47PM
0.20

3:36PM
0.31
12:17AM
0.19

4:41PM
0.31


Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:51AM
0.14

3:46PM
0.13
4:23AM
0.11

5:02PM
0.16

5:01AM
0.09
6:40PM
0.17

5:46AM
0.07

8:13PM
0.18
6:35AM
0.06

9:30PM
0.19
7:27AM
0.05

10:39PM
0.18
8:21AM
0.05



Note: the tide data above is for Coral Harbor, Saint Johns Island, Virgin Islands which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Smugglers cove.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Smugglers cove blow from the SE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
---2373--------131-1--1
High °C
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Low °C
2828282828282828282727282727282727272727282727
Chill °C (?)
2828282828282828282827282728282827282827282827
Sunrise
-6:03--6:03--6:03--6:03--6:03--6:03--6:05--6:05
Sunset
--18:34--18:32--18:31--18:30--18:30--18:29--18:29--
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Sun night, min 27°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sat morning. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Thu afternoon, min 27°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Smugglers cove Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Smugglers cove provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Smugglers cove can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Smugglers cove surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Smugglers cove) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Smugglers cove may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Smugglers cove is 10 km (6 miles) from Road Town. If you plan a holiday in Tortola, look for hotels and other accommodation in Road Town. Road Town has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.