Westen Afrika Surf Reports und Surf Forecasts

Westen Afrika Surf Reports und Surf Forecasts

About Westen Afrika

Centred around the Almadies Peninsula near Dakar in Senegal, swell mainly propagates down from the hyperactive North Atlantic, especially during the winter months. Although occasional south swells do occur. West African surfing was popularised by Endless Summer but the reality now is far more developed. There is no lack of quality waves during the autumn and winter months and Mauritania to the north and The Gambia to the south also hold the possibility of excellent waves. Mauritania has the possibility of holding as many quality waves as Morocco but access is tricky and its potential is only just being explored. The known Gambia is mainly beach breaks but some is still left to be explored. Water quality can be an issue around the major towns and river-mouths. Offshore winds are predominantly from the west but around Dakar multiple wind options present themselves. Sea temperatures vary between 17° to 27°C and 62°F to 81°F.

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27 Jan 11:18 Ouakam
Jannike Jobst

Jannike Jobst posted photos of Ouakam.

Ouakam right
by Jannike Jobst

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13 Jan 08:33 Secret
Matthew David Ornellas

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Secret
Super sick uncrowded Llandadno,

Super sick uncrowded Llandadno,

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22 Nov 10:21 Ouakam
whip96

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Ouakam
Bottom turn

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