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Galle ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.5
Accommodation: 5.0

Overall: 4.2

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Galle Surf Forecast / West / Sri Lanka

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Wednesday 14 Apr 2021 IST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Galle surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Galle sea temperature is 29.9 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.7 max: 30.4 min: 29.0 °C)
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Galle surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Galle sea temperature is 29.9 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.7 max: 30.4 min: 29.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for West

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Galle (light winds from the NW at Mattala Rajapaks 106 km from Galle).

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How big are the waves at Galle today?

The current surf forecast for Galle at 4AM is: 1.2m 15s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.5m 10s secondary swell from a South-southeast direction (forecast issued at 10:30pm April 14). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 4.

Time (IST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 Apr)4ft (1.2m)14s
Afternoon (15 Apr)3.5ft (1.0m)14s
Evening (15 Apr)3ft (0.9m)14s

Table - waves today at Galle. (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
Wed
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thu
22
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
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1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
S
0.6
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
S
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
S
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
1
S
1
S
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
S
0.8
S
1
S
1
S
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
1
SSW
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5
SSW
0
E
0
S
5
SSE
5
S
10
SSW
15
WSW
10
W
10
NW
5
N
5
NNE
0
NNE
0
N
10
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
5
WSW
5
SW
5
SW
0
SSW
5
SSW
10
SSW
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
5
SW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
WSW
15
W
15
W
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
20
W
15
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
15
W
15
W
15
W
15
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
20
W
20
W
20
W
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on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glassglassglassglassonononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
3:47AM
0.60
4:04PM
0.68
4:14AM
0.57
4:31PM
0.65
4:40AM
0.52
4:58PM
0.61
5:06AM
0.47
5:26PM
0.56
5:33AM
0.42
5:57PM
0.50
6:14AM
0.37
7:09PM
0.43
3:11AM
0.32
10:39AM
0.36
3:32PM
0.37
10:31PM
0.42
9:49PM
0.11
9:39AM
0.09
10:12PM
0.12
9:58AM
0.12
10:35PM
0.15
10:17AM
0.15
11:00PM
0.19
10:38AM
0.19
11:28PM
0.23
11:01AM
0.23
12:07AM
0.28
11:29AM
0.29
1:44AM
0.32
5:50AM
0.32
12:39PM
0.36
6:02PM
0.36

Note: the tide data above is for Galle, Sri Lanka which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Galle.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Galle blow from the NNE

Wed
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thu
22
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
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thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
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