Nungwi Reefs Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell E | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 27.1 °C
Nungwi Reefs in Zanzibar is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. The best wind direction is from the southwest. The ideal swell angle is from the east. There is no reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded. Watch out for - Rocks.
Overall Nungwi Reefs Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October
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Use this relief map to navigate to Zanzibar surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Nungwi Reefs
Tide stations nearest to Nungwi Reefs:
- Closest tide stationNungwi1 mi
- Second closest tide stationPangani30 mi
- Third closest tide stationZanzibar32 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationTanga45 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationChake Chake47 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Nungwi Reefs:
- Closest ski areaAfri-Ski (Lesotho)1740 mi
- Second closest ski areaTiffindell (South Africa)1876 mi
- Third closest ski areaMatroosberg (South Africa)2290 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSepidan Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))2628 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaPooladkaf Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))2631 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Nungwi Reefs:
- Closest city locationZanzibar (Tanzania)32 mi
- Second closest city locationTanga (Tanzania)45 mi
- Third closest city locationWete (Tanzania)53 mi
- Fourth closest city locationBagamoyo (Tanzania)57 mi
- Fifth closest city locationMvomero (Tanzania)57 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Zanzibar is Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ) in Tanzania, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Zanzibar is Tanga Airport (TGT), also in Tanzania, 74 km (46 miles) away.
- Third is Pemba Airport (PMA) in Tanzania, 76 km (47 miles) away.
- Dar Es Salaam Airport (DAR) in Tanzania is 129 km (80 miles) away.
- Moi International (Mombasa) Airport (MBA) in Kenya is the fifth nearest airport to Zanzibar and is 190 km (118 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Nungwi Reefs, Zanzibar. Use the tab navigation above to view Nungwi Reefs sea temperature, Nungwi Reefs photographs, Nungwi Reefs detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Nungwi Reefs webcams, current wind from Zanzibar live weather stations and Nungwi Reefs tide predictions. The Tanzania swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Tanzania 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 Tanzania 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 Nungwi Reefs.