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Weligama ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.1

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Weligama Spot ID

The perfect place for beginners to learn to surf because there is only sand and no coral in this bay, Weligama photo

Weligama

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Welligama beach, Weligama photo

Weligama

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Weligama "my brother" surf school  photo

Weligama

Photo credit: Thomas Pugliese

Early Morning 2, Weligama photo

Weligama

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Weligama Surfspot photo

Weligama

Photo credit: Robert (S)

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.4 °C

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Sunday, 22 October 2017, 15:42 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.1
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1.1
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Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
W 20
W 15
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Weligama in SW is an exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers mainly left hand waves as well as a right hand reef break.. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Pollution may be a hazard at this break.

Sri Lanka wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Weligama, 2 km from Weligama.

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Weligama Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP1048, 60 km from Weligama.

moderate winds from the WSW

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Air temperature
29.0 °C

Current weather near Weligama

Overall Weligama Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Weligama Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Weligama:

  • Closest city location
    8 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    44 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    47 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    50 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Weligama is Colombo Ratmalana Airport (RML) in Sri Lanka, which is 113 km (70 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Weligama is Bandaranaike International (Colombo) Airport (CMB), also in Sri Lanka, 149 km (93 miles) away.
Weligama break location map and break info

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