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Anse Bougainville ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.5
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 4.0

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Anse Bougainville Surf Guide

Anse Bougainville in Mahe is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southeast. Both left and right reef breaks. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Anse Bougainville Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s44.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
28.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Anse Bougainville:

The best conditions reported for surf at Anse Bougainville occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Anse Bougainville (for consistent clean waves)?

marchBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Anse Bougainville with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 73% of the time in March while 17% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 10% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
73%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
17%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
10%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Anse Bougainville Location Map

Interactive Anse Bougainville surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The nearest passenger airport to Anse Bougainville is Seychelles International (Mahe) Airport (SEZ) in Seychelles, which is 12 km (7 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Anse Bougainville is Praslin Airport (PRI), also in Seychelles, 54 km (34 miles) away.

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Anse Bougainville Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 26 February 2021, 17:32 Local Time
FriSat
7PM10PM1AM4AM
Wave (m) 0.7
SSW
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
Period (s) 14 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
NNW 20
NNW 25
NNW 25
NNW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Anse Bougainville

Surf stats for Anse Bougainville, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Anse Bougainville

Wind stats for Anse Bougainville, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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