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West Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.5

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West Point Surf Guide

West Point in Aruba is an exposed point break that has pretty consitent surf. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northeast. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Beware of - Urchins - Rips / undertow - Rocks.

West Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
28.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing West Point:

The best conditions reported for surf at West Point occur when a North-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:
Aruba wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view West Point sea temperature, West Point photographs, West Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, West Point webcams, current wind from Aruba live weather stations and West Point tide predictions. The Aruba swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Aruba and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Aruba wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around West Point


West Point Surf:

Friday, 14 August 2020, 19:22 Local time
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5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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Period (s) 11 11 11 10
Wind (km/h) 35
ENE 35
E 35
E 30
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Wind State cross-
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Tide Times:

For Arasji, 1 km from West Point.

IS AT (local time)

West Point Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Queen Beatrix Airport, 14 km from West Point.

fresh winds from the ENE

km/h
Air temperature
30 °C

Current weather near West Point

Overall West Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Surf stats for West Point: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for West Point: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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West Point Location Maps

West Point Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Aruba surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of West Point

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to West Point:

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Wave buoys nearest to West Point:

Tide stations nearest to West Point:

  • Closest tide station
    Arasji
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Babijn
    7 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Angochi
    10 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Oranjestad
    10 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Amuay
    61 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to West Point is Reina Beatrix International (Oranjestad) Airport (AUA) in Aruba, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to West Point is Josefa Camejo (Paraguana) Airport (LSP) in Venezuela, 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • Third is Hato (Willemstad) Airport (CUR) in Antilles, 129 km (80 miles) away.
  • Jose Leonardo Chirinos (Coro) Airport (CZE) in Venezuela is 140 km (87 miles) away.
  • Flamingo (Kralendijk) Airport (BON) in Antilles is the fifth nearest airport to West Point and is 202 km (125 miles) away.
West Point break location map and break info