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Banzai Notaciones
Calidad cuándo Funciona: 3.0
Consistencia de Olas: 3.0
Dificultad: 4.0
Windsurf y Kitesurf: 3.0
Gente al Agua: 4.5

Overall: 3.1

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Surf Report Feed

Estadísticas de Olas para Banzai, febrero: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

The rose diagram shows only the swells directed at Banzai that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical February. It is based on 2102 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours show increasing wave sizes. The smallest swells, less than 0.5m (1.5 feet), high are coloured blue. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and red shows the highest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In either graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how frequently that size swell occurs.

The diagram suggests that the most common swell direction, shown by the biggest spokes, was SE, whereas the the dominant 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 11% of the time, equivalent to 3 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to happen in a normal February. Taking into account the proportion of these swells that coincided with expected offshore winds, and given the fact that Banzai is exposed to open water swells, we calculate that clean surf can be found at Banzai about 11% of the time and that surf is spoilt by onshore wind 49% of the time. This is means that we expect 17 days with waves in a typical February, of which 3 days should be clean enough to surf.

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.