Located in the Central Mentawai Islands, Indonesia, 7 Palms is a fun left hand reef that can be a bit sectiony but is always fun. The waves here are pretty easy to surf and break for up to 100 meters over a coral reef. This spot is popular with longboarders.
What are the best surf conditions for 7 Palms?
Gets good between waist high and overhead. We recommend riding a longboard here or a fish if you want something short. This break is suitable for all levels of surfer. The surf here is consistent (6/10) and will generally be uncrowded (3/10). The best winds are from the Southeast. The best swells are from the South, Southwest, and West. Works on all tides.
We recommend wearing boardshorts or a bikini year round. Water temps fluctuate between 28 and 25. See the temperature chart below for more data on this.