CABARETE WIND & WAVE FORECAST
We get a lot of people asking us,”what is the wave or wind going to be like in 3 weeks from now”. Needless to say we cannot guarantee perfect wind or wave conditions for your learn to surf or learn to kite holiday 3 weeks in advance.
[dropcap]There are a few tools you can use for an accurate 7 days forecast or tools that give you an insight into historical wind and wave patterns in the Caribbean.
For an accurate wind and wave forecast for 7 days we use sites like Windguru Cabarete and MagicSeaweed Encuentro[/dropcap]
Windguru also has an archive feature so you can look up historical data about wind and waves that go back a few years for Cabarete. Link Archived cabarete windguru data
From our own experience
Between October and April: Bigger waves: suitable for beginners, intermediate and expert surfers
Between May and September: Smaller waves on average: more suitable for beginners and intermediates.
Between April and August: Consistent wind of 15 knots or more on 70% of the days
Between September and March: Consistent wind of 15 knots or more 40% of the days.
If you have any questions about what season is best suited for your level of surfing or kitesurfing, feel free to send us a message.