Continent
Europe
Country
Norway
Next Big City
Stavanger, Sola
Next Town
Sola
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Toilet, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
No information

Flat water and with stronger winds some chop. Shallow access. The best wave-surfing is in the winter: October to March.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
No information

Nice and sandy beach. Enough space. Launching north of the Sola Beach Hotel only. Never further south due to the airstrip.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Summer, late May till late August. Water temp. summer ranges from 16-20┬░C. Air temp. from 18-25┬░C. Season from April until September. You prefer a wetsuit, 3/5mm.

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
N, SW, WNW, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
No information

Best directions is NW, usually 5-8 m/s during summer.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

Plane to Sola airport. Then get to the beach northern of the airstrip. Parking in front of the hotel.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Never kite south of the Sola Beach Hotel, since you will get in the way of the planes. If you are not experienced enough, it is better to choose another beach to avoid any problems.

Nightlife

Stavanger town.