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South Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

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South Point Spot ID

South point Barbados May 2014 photo

South Point

Photo credit: Sanka

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.0 °C

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Saturday, 5 September 2015, 10:17 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.6
ESE
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ESE
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ESE
0.6
ESE
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
E 30
E 25
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Wind State cross-
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South Point on the South Coast is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the north. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. A choice of left and right reefs. Best around high tide. Often Crowded. Beware of urchins and rocks.

Barbados wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Freights, 1 km from South Point.

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South Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Grantley Adams Airport, 5 km from South Point.

moderate winds from the NNE

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Shower - in the vicinity
Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near South Point

Overall South Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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South Point Location Maps

South Point Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to South Point:

  • Closest tide station
    Bridgetown, Barbados
    8 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Vieux Fort Bay
    108 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Kingstown, Saint Vincent
    114 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Bisee
    117 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Port Castries
    119 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to South Point:

  • Closest ski area
    Huascaran (Peru)
    1972 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Wintergreen Resort (United States)
    2090 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (United States)
    2091 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Yawgoo Valley (United States)
    2097 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Appalachian Ski Mountain (United States)
    2108 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to South Point:

  • Closest city location
    Bridgetown (Barbados)
    7 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Le Lamentin (Martinique)
    146 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Fort-De-France (Martinique)
    150 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Arima (Trinidad and Tobago)
    204 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Laventille (Trinidad and Tobago)
    213 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to South Point is Grantley Adams International (Bridgetown) Airport (BGI) in Barbados, 5 km (3 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to South Point is Hewanorra International (Hewandorra) Airport (UVF) in St. Lucia Island, 172 km (107 miles) away.
  • Third is Mustique Airport (MQS) in St.vincent/grenadines, 180 km (112 miles) away.
  • E T Joshua (Kingstown) Airport (SVD) in St.vincent/grenadines is 183 km (114 miles) away.
  • George F L Charles (Castries) Airport (SLU) in St. Lucia Island is the fifth nearest airport to South Point and is 192 km (119 miles) away.
South Point break location map and break info

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