Durban is a beautiful city and the biggest one in the KwaZulu - Natal. It has an amazing coastline, diverse landscape with the most spectacular mountain range in South Africa. Climate is sub-tropical with warm wet summers, mild frost-free winters and all year round sunshine. Its amazing sandy beaches stretch into the Indian Ocean with water temperatures at 19°C/66.2°F even during winter.
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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Leucate-Plage, Leucate, Languedoc-Roussillon France
Leucate-Plage is a big sandy beach that everyone should visit. Thanks to its favorable climatic conditions, the spot is considered as the best place for practicing kitesurfing and for holding international kitesurfing competitions.
If you are a kitesurf enthusiast, Leucate-Plage is the place to be! A place with friendly atmosphere, stunning beaches and impressive events. The spot offers flat type water and chop with 12-18 °C / 54-64 °F water temperature. The best period to visit this spot is from April to August.
The main wind is Tramontane blowing from northwest with 35 kn / 40 mph speed. The other wind type is Marin, which blows from SE and works very well for this beach. The flat type wind makes this spot suitable for both experts and novices of kitesurfing. You will find many kitesurfing schools and shops in Leucate from where you can rent the appropriate gear.