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Anse Salabouelle ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 2.8

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Anse Salabouelle Surf Guide

Anse Salabouelle in Grande Terre is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. A left hand reef break. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of urchins and rocks.

Anse Salabouelle Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
26.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Anse Salabouelle:

The best conditions reported for surf at Anse Salabouelle occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Anse Salabouelle with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 9% of the time in September while 84% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 7% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
9%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
84%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
7%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Anse Salabouelle Location Map

Interactive Anse Salabouelle 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 closest passenger airport to Anse Salabouelle is Le Raizet (Pointe-a-pitre) Airport (PTP) in Antilles, 30 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Anse Salabouelle is Melville Hall (Dominica) Airport (DOM) in Dominica, 85 km (53 miles) away.

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Anse Salabouelle Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 15 April 2021, 11:01 Local Time
Thursday 15
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.5
NNE
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 15
ENE 15
E 15
E 15
E
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Anse Salabouelle

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

Wind History at Anse Salabouelle

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

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