The Virgin Islands of the United States, or the U.S. Virgin Islands lie in the Caribbean Sea, east of Puerto Rico. This group of islands consist of the main islands of Saint Thomas, which is home to the capital city of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Saint John, Saint Croix, Water Island and other surrounding minor islands.The climate here is classified as tropical savanna climate, mostly affected by moderate trade winds.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
- RELEVANT ACTIVITIES & OFFERS
Surfing in South Mudjimba or Old Woman Island, Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia
On the south side of Old Woman’s Island, there is an exposed point break, that offers reliable surf conditions. It is a popular spot, that is usually crowded. Offshore winds blow from the north and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The swell sizes can start from 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 2 m/6 ft. The average water temperature is around 28°C/82.4°F in summer and around 20°C/68°F in winter.
In addition, the best tide movement is rising tide and the ideal tide position is mid and high tide.The optimum period for waves is winter. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 64%, in autumn the wind blows at 76%, in winter at 52% and in spring at 51%. The surf site is suitable for more experienced surfers and provides with left hand waves. Last but not least, to reach the Old Woman Island, it is advisable to rent a boat, as the area here is, indeed, very sharky. Note: be careful of sharks, rips and rocks.
Relevant activites based in Australia
December – AUSTRALIA
River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.
Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.