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La Routes des Pêches Surf Forecast / Bight of Benin / Benin

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Friday 16 Apr 2021 WAT
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La Routes des Pêches surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's La Routes des Pêches sea temperature is 29.1 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 28.9 max: 29.5 min: 28.1 °C)
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La Routes des Pêches surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's La Routes des Pêches sea temperature is 29.1 °C (Statistics for 16 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 28.9 max: 29.5 min: 28.1 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Bight of Benin

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at La Routes des Pêches (light winds from the SW at Cotonou/Cadjehoun Airport 4 km from La Routes des Pêches).

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Actual: 42 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
SW
Cross-On
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for La Routes des Pêches this week:

The surf forecast for La Routes des Pêches over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Apr 16) at 7AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.9m and 14s period with a secondary swell of 0.1m and 21s. Another secondary swell of 0.6m and 4s is also forecast. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at La Routes des Pêches in the next 12 days are 1.2m 13s and forecast to arrive on Sunday (Apr 18) at 1PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives.

Wave TypeTime (WAT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 7AM (Fri 16th Apr)3ft (0.9m) 14s
Best Surf10PM (Sat 17th Apr)3.5ft (1.0m) 12s
Most Powerful 1PM (Sun 18th Apr)4ft (1.2m) 13s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for La Routes des Pêches over the next 12 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tue
27
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
300000210010000010100000100000001130
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T ghana.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.216.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.240.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.264.cc23
T ghana.htsgw.metric.288.cc23
0.9
SSW
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
0.8
S
0.8
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
S
0.4
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.7
S
0.4
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.5
S
0.6
S
0.9
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
121414121312121313121512131316121515141418121611111515131610151413141313
236136142196215190380451468196274328116109879611612314510111919885119123747116686232109146295189229222
10
SSW
15
SW
25
SSW
25
SW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
20
SW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
25
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
15
WSW
25
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
20
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
25
SSW
15
SSW
15
W
20
SW
15
SW
15
SW
25
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
15
WSW
10
SSE
10
SW
20
SSW
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
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
oncross-
on
oncross-
on
on
7:03AM
1.30
6:56PM
1.40
7:40AM
1.24
7:28PM
1.33
8:24AM
1.16
8:08PM
1.26
9:24AM
1.11
9:06PM
1.19
10:49AM
1.09
10:30PM
1.14
12:16PM
1.16
12:04AM
1.16
1:21PM
1.29
1:19AM
1.24
2:11PM
1.44
2:19AM
1.34
2:54PM
1.59
3:11AM
1.44
3:36PM
1.71
4:00AM
1.51
4:17PM
1.79
4:46AM
1.56
4:58PM
1.81
12:51AM
0.24
12:52PM
0.47
1:24AM
0.30
1:24PM
0.55
2:03AM
0.36
2:04PM
0.63
2:53AM
0.43
3:01PM
0.70
4:02AM
0.47
4:32PM
0.73
5:25AM
0.46
6:13PM
0.68
6:40AM
0.39
7:28PM
0.55
7:39AM
0.30
8:24PM
0.39
8:29AM
0.21
9:12PM
0.23
9:15AM
0.13
9:57PM
0.09
9:59AM
0.09
10:40PM
-0.01
10:43AM
0.10

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 La Routes des Pêches blow from the N

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tue
27
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
some cloudsclearclearrisk thund- dersome cloudssome cloudsrisk thund- dersome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclearclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsclearclearsome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsclearclearclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudssome cloudssome cloudsclear
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282929282929282929282929282929282929282929282929282828272929282627272929
272928282928272828272928272928272828282929282928242527272828262627272828
282929282929282929282929282929282929282929282929282828272929282627272929
-6:41--6:41--6:41--6:41--6:41--6:39--6:39--6:39--6:39--6:39--6:39--6:37-
--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58

Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Warm (max 29°C on Fri morning, min 27°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 29°C on Mon morning, min 27°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Moderate rain (total 14mm), heaviest on Fri night. Warm (max 29°C on Thu morning, min 24°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sun night. Warm (max 29°C on Sun morning, min 26°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the La Routes des Pêches Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for La Routes des Pêches provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at La Routes des Pêches can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our La Routes des Pêches surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (La Routes des Pêches) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for La Routes des Pêches may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

La Routes des Pêches is 11 km (7 miles) from the city of Abomey-Calavi. If you plan a holiday in Benin - Bight of Benin, look for hotels and other accommodation in Abomey-Calavi. Abomey-Calavi has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.