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Charlot ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Charlot Surf Guide

Charlot on the North Coast is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Ideal winds are from the south southeast with some shelter here from northeast winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. There are left and right breaking reefs. Sometimes crowded. Beware of urchins, rips and rocks.

Charlot Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Charlot:

The best conditions reported for surf at Charlot occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Charlot with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 11% of the time in October while 21% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 68% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
11%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
21%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
68%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Charlot Location Map

Interactive Charlot 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 Charlot is Le Lamentin (Fort-de-france) Airport (FDF) in Antilles, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Charlot is Canefield Airport (DCF) in Dominica, 56 km (35 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
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Charlot Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 16 April 2021, 06:35 Local Time
Friday 16
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.4
NNE
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
ESE 20
ESE 20
ESE 20
ESE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Charlot

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

Wind History at Charlot

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Charlot. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: inconsistent
    5km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s44.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s44.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Charlot: