South Padre Island

South Padre Island

South Padre Island, Texas • USA USA
274
windy days
/ year

Overview

  • Water type: lagoon
  • Rider level: all
  • Crowd: none, reasonable
  • Tide dependent: no
  • Waves: none, choppy, small
  • Beach type: sand Edit
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Warm huge lagoon away from the crowd. Stable wind. Flat, choppy or some nice waves. If you fancy a bigger waves and wind direction is good, go on ocean’s side. A real USA – Texas experience! The city itself has many outdoor activities, and plenty of interesting marine wildlife to see. Bring all kite sizes!

It is your responsability to check whether kitesurfing is allowed at the spot as local rules might change. Respect others - kiters or not; kite safely and enjoy the wind!

Wind

Consistent 15-20 knts. Very consistent thermal wind in summer. Occasionally wind can switch direction which means strong wind 35+ knts.

A hurricane season from August to early October so wind is very unpredictable.

Dangers

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Facilities

  • school
  • gear rental
  • repair
  • kiteshop
  • restraurant
  • bar
  • supermarket
  • accommodation
  • campground
  • camper friendly

Wind Stats

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  • great
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  • awesome
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  • 23
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  • 17
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  • wind 337º
  • wind 157º
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  • wind 135º
  • wind 135º
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  • wind 157º
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  • wind 337º
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  • med
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  • high
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* with min. 4 bft (12 knt) wind, without thermal wind stats

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