Puerto Rico is situated in the northeastern Caribbean and consists of an archipelago that includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands. The climate here is classified as a tropical marine climate, with an average temperature of 82.4°F/ 28°C, throughout the year. Although it is a small island, the smallest island of the Greater Antilles, Puerto Rico provides superb natural surroundings, countless adventure experiences and many places of historical interest.
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Surfing in Gunnamatta Beach, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria Australia
Mornington Peninsula lies to the southeast of Melbourne, Victoria’s capital city. It is surrounded by Western Port to the east and Port Phillips to the west. There is a vast number of great surf sites all along this section. Gunnamatta beach is located in the Mornington Peninsula National Park and it is one of the most popular surf beaches in the peninsula due to the high swells and reefs.
This spot is an exposed beach break that provides good surf at all stages of the tide. Offshore winds blow from the northeast and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.
Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from 1 m /3 ft and holding up to 2.5 m /8 ft. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 66%, in autumn the wind blows at 58%, in winter at 60% and in spring at 67%. The site is suitable for more experienced surfers. Gunnamatta beach is the ideal place for surfers who hate beach crowds. Last but not least, the beach provides with a surf lifesaving club and facilities, including two large car parks. Note: watch out for sharks, rips and pollution.