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Kandui Left Surf Guide

Kandui Left in Mentawi Islands is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the favoured time of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the northeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. No reef break here. Take care of - Urchins - Rocks - Man-made danger (buoys etc.) - Sharks.

Kandui Left Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
29.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Kandui Left:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Kandui Left with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 63% of the time in April while 37% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 0% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
63%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
37%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
0%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Kandui Left Location Map

Interactive Kandui Left 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.

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Kandui Left Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 19 August 2022, 18:50 Local Time
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Wave (m)
1.9
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Period (s) 12 12 11 11
Wind (km/h)
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Swell History at Kandui Left

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

Wind History at Kandui Left

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

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