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China Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 4.3

Overall: 3.4

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China Beach break guidePhoto by: Darrel

China Beach Surf Guide

China Beach in Da Nang is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west southwest. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the optimum wave angle is from the northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.

China Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
26.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing China Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at China Beach occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing China Beach 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 40% of the time in October while 55% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 5% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
40%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
55%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
5%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore China Beach Location Map

Interactive China Beach 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 China Beach is Danang International Airport (DAD) in Viet Nam, which is 12 km (7 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to China Beach is Pakse Airport (PKZ) in Laos, 285 km (177 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
China Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 15 April 2021, 15:34 Local Time
Thursday 15Fri
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 0.7
ENE
0.6
ENE
0.8
E
0.9
E
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
ESE 15
SSE 15
SSE 10
S
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at China Beach

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

Wind History at China Beach

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

China Beach Reviews:

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Ratings
Based on 4 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s33.4
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s33.0
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s22.3
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s33.0
  • Wind and Kite Surfing:Icon  s32.5
  • Crowds:Icon  s44.3
  • ...

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Review
Impartial reviews submitted by Surf-Forecast users.
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Tien from Vietnam
“Da Nang does not have a china beach location, it is called Non Nuoc beach”

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