Shipwrecks

Shipwrecks



Shipwrecks (Nusa Lembongan) in Bali is a sheltered reef break offering reliable surf. The best time for waves are between May and October (dry season) and the best wind direction is from the east/ southeast. It’s a right hand reef with groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. Best enjoyed around mid-tide.

Surf Spot Characteristics

Alternative name
(Nusa Lembongan)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Surf Spot Quality

Good swell direction
SouthWest, South
Wave quality
Regional Classic
Good wind direction
SouthEast, East
Experience
Experienced surfers
Swell size
Starts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+
Frequency
Don’t know
Best tide position
High tide only

Wave

Best tide movement

Type
Reef-coral
Week crowd
Few surfers
Direction
Right
Week-end crowd
Few surfers
Bottom
Reef (coral, sharp rocks etc..)
Dangers
Rocks
Power
Hollow
Additional Information Can appear flat during low tide, suddenly grows with incoming tide to be very awesome. Short, intense ride, fairly safe, although can be shallow on the far inside. Easy tube, and right-hander makes it popular.
Normal length
Short (< 50m)
Good day length
Short (<50m)