The Point Spot ID
Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind SE
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.6 °C
The Point in Western-Sahara - Coast is an exposed point break that has very consistent waves. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The location means that it never gets crowded. Watch out for - Rocks.
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At Villa Cisneros Millitary Base, 50 km from The Point.
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Widespread dust in suspension not raised by wind
Overall The Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January
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- The nearest passenger airport to The Point is Nouadhibou Airport (NDB) in Mauritania, which is 380 km (236 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to The Point is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 430 km (267 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for The Point, Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view The Point sea temperature, The Point photographs, The Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, The Point webcams, current wind from Coast live weather stations and The Point tide predictions. The Western Sahara swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Western Sahara 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 Western Sahara 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 The Point.