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Legian Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.2

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Legian Beach Surf Guide

Legian Beach in Bali (Kuta) is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the optimum time of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Often Crowded. Take care of rips and locals.

Legian Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
29.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Legian Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Legian Beach occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Legian Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 90% of the time in May while 8% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
90%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
8%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
2%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Legian Beach Location Map

Interactive Legian 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 Legian Beach is Bali International (Denpasar) Airport (DPS) in Indonesia, which is 5 km (3 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Legian Beach is Selaparang (Mataram) Airport (AMI), also in Indonesia, 104 km (65 miles) away.

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Legian Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 12:24 Local Time
Wednesday 21
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 1.1
SW
1.0
SSW
1.0
SSW
1.2
SSW
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 15
SE 20
SSE 20
SE 15
ESE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Legian Beach

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

Wind History at Legian Beach

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

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    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    Reliability: consistent
    1km away
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    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    2km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Legian Beach: