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Trunk Bay - Shark Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Trunk Bay – Shark Bay Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Tortola – BVI, British Virgin Islands)

Trunk Bay - Shark Bay Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.5 °C

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 07:17 Local time
Wednesday 17
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Wave (m) 1.3
ENE
1.3
E
1.3
E
1.3
E
Period (s) 7 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 40
ENE 40
E 35
E 40
E
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Trunk Bay to Shark Bay in Tortola is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the south. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. It very rarely gets crowded here. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

British Virgin Islands wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Road Town, 3 km from Trunk Bay - Shark Bay.

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Trunk Bay - Shark Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At LongView Tortola wx, 10 km from Trunk Bay - Shark Bay.

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Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
25.2 °C

Current weather near Trunk Bay - Shark Bay

Buoy Data:

At South of St. John, VI, 16 miles from Trunk Bay - Shark Bay.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.5
1.6
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1.5
Dominant period (s) 6 5 6 7

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Overall Trunk Bay - Shark Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Trunk Bay - Shark Bay:

  • Closest city location
    Fajardo (Puerto Rico)
    68 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Carolina (Puerto Rico)
    87 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Trujillo Alto (Puerto Rico)
    91 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Caguas (Puerto Rico)
    96 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Catano (Puerto Rico)
    98 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Trunk Bay - Shark Bay is Terrance B Lettsome International (Roadtown/beef Island) Airport (EIS) in Virgin Isl., 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Trunk Bay - Shark Bay is Cyril E King (St. Thomas) Airport (STT), also in Virgin Isl., 39 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Henry E Rohlsen (St. Criox Island) Airport (STX) in Virgin Isl., 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • Diego Jimenez Torres (Fajardo) Airport (FAJ) in Puerto Rico is 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Roosevelt Roads Ns Airport (NRR), also in Puerto Rico is the fifth nearest airport to Trunk Bay - Shark Bay and is 110 km (68 miles) away.
Trunk Bay - Shark Bay break location map and break info

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