Continent
Asia
Country
Sri Lanka
Next Big City
Colombo
Next Town
Kalpitiya
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
None

Water

Type:
Small wave
Hazards:
Wave breaker
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
Low tide

The groyne and sand creates nice and clean (but small) waves here. The quality of the waves are among the best along the coastline, but the waves are usually small. Be careful though - if you ride too close to the beach you will get into areas with wind holes because of the small buildings upwind.

Beach

Type:
Grass
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Trees
Beach Users:
None

Small beach.

Weather

Spring:
Shorts
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorts
Winter:
Shorts

29┬░C in the water all year round.

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
SSW, SW, WSW
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, SSW, SW, NW, NNW

Sri Lanka has two wind seasons: from May to October and from December to March. During summer the strong Southwest monsoon blows. During winter the winds become lighter, blowing from Northeast, North, Northwest.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

An easy way to get here is to either tack upwind from Kappalady, or stop and play here when doing a downwinder from Norachalai to Kappalady.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No nightlife.