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Tent Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Tent Bay Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.8 °C

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Saturday, 22 September 2018, 13:15 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.2
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Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 20
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Wind State cross-
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Tent Bay on the East Coast is an exposed reef break that usually has waves, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northeast. A left hand reef. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rips and rocks.

Barbados wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Barclays, 6 km from Tent Bay.

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Tent Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Wakefield Saint John wx, 4 km from Tent Bay.

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Air temperature
29.6 °C

Current weather near Tent Bay

Overall Tent Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Tent Bay:

  • Closest city location
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Le Lamentin (Martinique)
    139 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Fort-De-France (Martinique)
    143 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Arima (Trinidad and Tobago)
    215 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Laventille (Trinidad and Tobago)
    222 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Tent Bay is Grantley Adams International (Bridgetown) Airport (BGI) in Barbados, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tent Bay is Hewanorra International (Hewandorra) Airport (UVF) in St. Lucia Island, 167 km (104 miles) away.
  • Third is George F L Charles (Castries) Airport (SLU) in St. Lucia Island, 184 km (114 miles) away.
  • Mustique Airport (MQS) in St.vincent/grenadines is 185 km (115 miles) away.
  • E T Joshua (Kingstown) Airport (SVD), also in St.vincent/grenadines is the fifth nearest airport to Tent Bay and is 185 km (115 miles) away.
Tent Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tent Bay, Barbados. Use the tab navigation above to view Tent Bay sea temperature, Tent Bay photographs, Tent Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tent Bay webcams, current wind from Barbados live weather stations and Tent Bay 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 Tent Bay.