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Yoff Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Yoff Island Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SSE

Sea Temperature Today is: -1.8 °C

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Monday, 30 May 2016, 08:50 Local time
Monday 30
9AM12PM3PM6PM
Wave (m) 2.1
N
2.4
NNW
2.4
NNW
2.5
NNW
Period (s) 8 8 8 9
Wind (km/h) 30
N 35
N 40
N 40
NNW
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
on on

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Yoff Island in Almadis is an exposed reef break that usually has waves. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the south southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. A right hand reef. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Senegal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Grand Dakar, 8 km from Yoff Island.

IS AT (local time)

Yoff Island Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (Dakar-Yoff Airport), 5 km from Yoff Island.

light winds from the N

km/h
Air temperature
21.0 °C

Current weather near Yoff Island

Overall Yoff Island Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Town and city forecasts close to Yoff Island:

  • Closest city location
    4 mi
  • Second closest city location
    6 mi
  • Third closest city location
    41 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    60 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    84 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Yoff Island is Leopold Sedar Senghor International (Dakar) Airport (DKR) in Senegal, 4 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Yoff Island is Kaolack Airport (KLC), also in Senegal, 169 km (105 miles) away.
  • Third is Saint Louis (St. Louis) Airport (XLS) in Senegal, 179 km (111 miles) away.
  • Banjul International Airport (BJL) in Gambia is 183 km (114 miles) away.
  • Cap Skiring Airport (CSK) in Senegal is the fifth nearest airport to Yoff Island and is 275 km (171 miles) away.
Yoff Island break location map and break info

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


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