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Unawatuna Surf Forecast / West / Sri Lanka

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Thursday 22 Feb 2018 IST

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

Today's Unawatuna sea temperature is 28.5 °C (Statistics for 22 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 28.4 max: 29.2 min: 27.4 °C)

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Swell
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
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0.7
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0.7
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0.7
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0.5
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0.5
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0.5
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0.5
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0.4
SSW
0.6
S
0.4
SSW
0.6
SSE
0.4
SSW
0.6
S
0.4
SSW
Period(s) (?)121212171716151514141413131212121210141013913
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)1751671561621862172632722331631611549289817953687971706164
Wind
(km/h)
5
W
10
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5
ENE
5
SW
10
SW
5
NNE
5
W
10
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0
ENE
5
ESE
5
ENE
10
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0
W
5
WNW
15
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15
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5
NNW
5
ENE
5
ESE
0
WSW
5
NE
0
NNW
5
SW
Wind State(?)glasscross-
off
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)

6:35PM
0.62

6:04AM
0.53
7:34PM
0.58

6:31AM
0.47

9:34PM
0.54
10:20AM
0.44

11:40PM
0.57
12:23PM
0.49

12:47AM
0.62








Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:42AM
0.21

12:19AM
0.33
12:21PM
0.26

1:21AM
0.39
1:17PM
0.31

4:30AM
0.41

3:26PM
0.36

6:54AM
0.35
5:59PM
0.33









Note: the tide data above is for Galle, Sri Lanka which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Unawatuna.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Unawatuna blow from the NW.
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partially cloudy
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thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
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clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
----------714-6--36-1---
High °C
2829262929262930263029273028273131273030273030
Low °C
2527242627242527252728252628252728252628252628
Chill °C (?)
2829262929262930263029273028273131273030273030
Sunrise
6:22--6:22--6:22--6:22--6:22--6:20--6:20--6:20-
Sunset
-6:21--6:21--6:21--6:21--6:21--6:21--6:21--6:21
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very warm air temperatures (max 30°C on Sat afternoon, min 24°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Mon afternoon. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Tue morning, min 25°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Unawatuna Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Unawatuna provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Unawatuna can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Unawatuna 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 (Unawatuna) 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 Unawatuna 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.

Unawatuna is 3 km (2 miles) from Galle. If you plan a holiday in West Sri Lanka, look for hotels and other accommodation in Galle. Galle has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.