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Mandiri ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.3

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Mandiri break guidePhoto by: Hasim

Mandiri Surf Guide

Mandiri in Sumatra is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the best time of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Mandiri Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s44.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
29.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Mandiri:

The best conditions reported for surf at Mandiri 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 Mandiri (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Mandiri 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 51% of the time in April while 49% 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
51%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
49%
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 Mandiri Location Map

Interactive Mandiri 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 Mandiri is Padang Kemiling (Bengkulu) Airport (BKS) in Indonesia, which is 238 km (148 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Mandiri is Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin Ii (Palembang) Airport (PLM), also in Indonesia, 274 km (170 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
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Mandiri Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 11:57 Local Time
Tuesday 20
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 1.0
SSW
1.0
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
Period (s) 12 12 13 13
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 10
WSW 5
SW 0
NE
Wind State cross-
on
on on glass

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Swell History at Mandiri

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Wind History at Mandiri

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

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