Zanzibar Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Tanzania – Offshore)
Zanzibar Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell E | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 27.6 °C
Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 07:15 Local time
For Zanzibar, Tanzania, 51 miles from Zanzibar.
At Zanzibar-Kisauni, 55 km from Zanzibar.
Overall Zanzibar Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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The two graphs above are also combined in the single Zanzibar surf consistency graph.
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Visitor Reviews of Zanzibar
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Zanzibar:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Jam's Right||68 mi|
|Second closest break||Sea Cliff||70 mi|
|Third closest break||Oyster Bay Beach||73 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Watamu Bay||171 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Malindi Bay||183 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Zanzibar:
|Closest wave buoy||Nice Buoy||3919 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Lion Buoy||3954 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy||4464 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Sandettie Buoy||4515 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Greenwich Buoy||4535 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Zanzibar:
|Closest tide station||Zanzibar||32 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Wasin Island||74 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Dar Es Salaam||76 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Kilindini Harbour||116 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Malindi||182 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Zanzibar:
|Closest ski area||Afri-Ski (Lesotho)||1740 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Tiffindell (South Africa)||1876 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Sepidan Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||2628 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Pooladkaf Ski Resort (Iran (Islamic Republic of))||2631 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Mount Hermon (Israel)||2708 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Zanzibar:
|Closest city location||Zanzibar (Tanzania)||32 mi|
|Second closest city location||Tanga (Tanzania)||45 mi|
|Third closest city location||Bagamoyo (Tanzania)||57 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Mlandizi (Tanzania)||78 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)||80 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.