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Amanave Bay Voti
Qualità su una buona giornata: 4.0
Coerenza del surf: 3.0
Livello di difficoltà: 4.0
Folle: 4.5
Alloggio: 1.0

Overall: 3.2

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Amanave Bay Swell Statistics, All Year: Surf with Light or Offshore Winds

This image shows only the swells directed at Amanave Bay that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical year. It is based on 34628 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours illustrate increasing wave sizes. Blue shows the smallest swells, less that 0.5m (1.5 feet) high. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and red illustrates biggest swells greater than >3m (>10ft). In each graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how often that size swell happens.

The diagram indicates that the dominant swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was SSW, whereas the the prevailing wind blows from the E. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 33% of the time, equivalent to 120 days. Open water swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) only arise 0.2% of the time in a typical year, equivalent to just one day but 12% of the time we expect swell in the range 2-3m (6.5-10ft) 12%, equivalent to (44 days). Taking into account the proportion of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Amanave Bay is exposed to open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Amanave Bay about 33% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 6% of the time. This is means that we expect 142 days with waves in a typical year, of which 120 days should be surfable.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.