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 Palm Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales Australia
A beautiful beach holiday location that provides many accommodation options, stylish cafes and good restaurants.
Palm Beach is an exposed beach break that has dependable surf at all stages of the tide. The north side of the beach attracts more experienced surfers. The best tide movement is falling tide. Good wind direction is from the west and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast.
In summer the wind blows offshore at 15%, in autumn the wind blows at 35%, in winter at 50% and in spring at 23%. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes from less than 3 ft (1 m) to 10 ft (3 m). This spot can produce excellent waves at any time of the year.
The average water temperature is about 21°C/69.8°F. It is the best place for surfers who hate beach crowds. Watch out for sharks, rips, rocks and buoys.