Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 14 - 25 August, 2019

13 Aug 2019 0 Share

Ben Macartney

Chief Surf Forecaster

Forecast Issued Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Even in mid-winter the surf gets pretty small across Indonesia – but usually not for long. The usual pattern features a single day of tiny to near-flat conditions before it bumps up again the following day – and that’s indicative of what’s happening in the near-term. As at the date of this forecast, wave heights were looking very small across the Archipelago; featuring small waves mostly in the 1 to 2ft+ across the more exposed breaks under light winds.

That pretty much marks a low-point in wave-activity – at least over the next week – if not the remainder of August. Having said that, the surf is still likely to be pretty user friendly for the rest of this week. A minor uptick in SW groundswell on Wednesday and Thursday should see pretty tame, 2 to 3ft conditions across exposed breaks, ahead of a stronger pulse arriving throughout Friday and the weekend; holding better potential for sets in the 4ft range. As discussed below, there are firm indications a stronger round of SW groundswells will move in early next week, leading in a series of sizeable, overlapping pulses out of the 220 degree band into the final week of August.

CoastalWatch Plus

View the full Article

Tags: Indo Surf Forecast , Ben Macartney (create Alert from these tags)

blog comments powered by Disqus
More From Indo Forecast
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 7 - 18 August, 2019

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 7 - 18 August, 2019

It's high time for a surf trip to Indo.

6 Aug 2019
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 31 July - 15 August

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 31 July - 15 August

The swell keeps coming across Indonesia into the first weeks of August.

30 Jul 2019
Recent

Hoyo Still Rips (Of Course He Does)

Long live the hack!

3 12 Aug 2019
Help out on a Quick Survey, Maybe Win a Board for Your Trouble!

Help out on a Quick Survey, Maybe Win a Board for Your Trouble!

9 Aug 2019
Vonu's Clubs We Love: Burleigh Boardriders

Vonu's Clubs We Love: Burleigh Boardriders

1 8 Aug 2019
Nick Carroll: How the South Newy Crew Saved Their Beach (and How You Could Save Yours)

Nick Carroll: How the South Newy Crew Saved Their Beach (and How You Could Save Yours)

2 7 Aug 2019
Surfer Found Guilty of Assault on Ex-Pro Jodie Cooper

Surfer Found Guilty of Assault on Ex-Pro Jodie Cooper

9 20 Jul 2019
Latest News

Vonu's Clubs We Love: Burleigh Boardriders

A far cry from the shed built under Mick Klein’s house

Surfer Found Guilty of Assault on Ex-Pro Jodie Cooper

Lennox surfer Mark Thomson will be assessed for a community work order after a hearing in Ballina Local Court on Friday

Popular This Week

Behind the Rock Carnage from That Snapper Session

It's not all exit with the spit glory at a pumping Snapper Rocks

East Coast Point Magic

Rasta, Sheldon Simkus and more take a good ol' cruise down some fun Aussie walls

The Best (and Worst) J-Bay Julian Wilson's Ever Had, Seth Moniz Drops Banger, Hoyo's Ruling!

This Week In Surfing: Ten Things From Surfing & the Internet on the Week That Was August 16, 2019

Go to Top