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The Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.4
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.3
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.6

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The Rock Surf Forecast / West / Sri Lanka

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Sunday 28 Feb 2021 IST
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The Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Rock sea temperature is 28.7 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 28.6 max: 29.8 min: 27.9 °C)
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The Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Rock sea temperature is 28.7 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 28.6 max: 29.8 min: 27.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for West

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at The Rock (light winds from the E at Galle 18 km from The Rock). 1.0m 15 s period swell from SSW

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How big are the waves at The Rock today?

The current surf forecast for The Rock at 2AM is: 1.1m 15s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.4m 10s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 10:30pm February 28). An open ocean swell of 0.6m 8s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (IST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (01 Mar)3.5ft (1.1m)14s
Afternoon (01 Mar)3.5ft (1.1m)14s
Evening (01 Mar)3.5ft (1.1m)14s

Table - waves today at The Rock. (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
Sun
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
33433233333333123333331
T maldives.htsgw.metric.6.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T maldives.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T maldives.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
1
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSE
1
SSE
1
SSE
1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.1
SSE
1615151514141414141414141313131313121313141414
463451519491478472465452439427421347408312249245285245307336352421446
10
E
10
ENE
15
ENE
15
ENE
15
ENE
10
ESE
10
S
5
SSE
5
E
10
ENE
10
ENE
10
NE
15
ENE
10
E
20
SE
15
ESE
15
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
15
ENE
15
ENE
10
E
20
SE
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossonglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross
3:34AM
0.57
4:02PM
0.58
4:01AM
0.55
4:30PM
0.58
4:27AM
0.51
9:34PM
0.02
9:46AM
-0.04
10:05PM
0.03
10:11AM
-0.04
10:36PM
0.05
10:36AM
-0.01

Note: the tide data above is for Weligama which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Rock.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at The Rock blow from the NNE

Sun
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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