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Bawa ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.8

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Bawa Surf Forecast / Nias / Indonesia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Friday 23 Apr 2021 WIB
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Bawa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Bawa sea temperature is 29.8 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.6 max: 30.4 min: 28.8 °C)
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Bawa surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Bawa sea temperature is 29.8 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.6 max: 30.4 min: 28.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Nias

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Bawa (light winds from the ENE at Gunung Sitoli-Binaka Airport 83 km from Bawa).

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How big are the waves at Bawa today?

The current surf forecast for Bawa at 3PM is: 1.1m 15s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.7m 9s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm April 23). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (WIB) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (23 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)16s
Afternoon (23 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)15s
Evening (23 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)15s

Table - waves today at Bawa. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
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T indonesia.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T indonesia.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T indonesia.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
0.7
SSW
1.2
SW
0.9
SSW
1
SW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.8
SSW
1.2
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.9
SSW
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0
SE
5
WSW
10
WSW
5
SW
5
SSE
0
SW
5
SSE
5
ESE
5
ESE
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
ESE
10
ESE
10
SSE
10
SSW
5
SSW
5
SE
0
NNW
5
NE
10
E
5
ESE
5
SSW
5
SW
5
SW
0
NNW
5
NE
5
ENE
10
ENE
5
E
10
SW
5
W
5
WNW
5
WNW
0
NW
5
NNW
5
ENE
0
E
5
WSW
10
W
5
WSW
5
WSW
5
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
S
10
SSW
10
SSW
15
SW
15
SSE
15
SE
10
ESE
10
ENE
10
NNE
5
NNW
15
W
20
W
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on
glassglassglassglassglassoncross-
on
onononglasscross-
on
crossononglassglassglassglasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
crossglassglassglassglassglassglasscross-
on
crosscrossglassglassonononononcross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
off
offglasscrosscross
3:15PM
0.63
4:11AM
0.55
4:05PM
0.67
4:47AM
0.65
4:49PM
0.69
5:23AM
0.75
5:31PM
0.70
5:59AM
0.83
6:12PM
0.68
6:37AM
0.89
6:53PM
0.64
7:17AM
0.91
7:33PM
0.58
7:58AM
0.89
9:58PM
0.10
9:56AM
0.17
10:32PM
0.04
10:47AM
0.10
11:04PM
-0.00
11:33AM
0.03
11:37PM
-0.04
12:18PM
-0.01
12:10AM
-0.05
1:03PM
-0.03
12:44AM
-0.04
1:49PM
-0.01
1:19AM
-0.01
2:37PM
0.03

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Bawa blow from the N

Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM
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thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
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