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Baie de Douarnenez ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Baie de Douarnenez Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Finistere – Brittany, France)

Baie de Douarnenez Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.2 °C

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Sunday, 20 January 2019, 23:52 Local time
SunMonday 21
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 11 11 11 10
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 10
Wind State cross-
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Baie de Dournenez in Brittany is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the east with some shelter here from southwest winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right and in addition there are both left and right reef breaks.. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rips / crowds.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Douarnenez, 3 km from Baie de Douarnenez.

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Live Weather:

At Quimper/Pluguffan Airport, 18 km from Baie de Douarnenez.

light winds from the NNE

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Air temperature
4 °C

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Overall Baie de Douarnenez Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Baie de Douarnenez is Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP) in France, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Baie de Douarnenez is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES), also in France, 39 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Ploujean (Morlaix) Airport (MXN) in France, 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • Lann Bihoue (Lorient) Airport (LRT) in France is 74 km (46 miles) away.
  • Lannion Airport (LAI), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Baie de Douarnenez and is 94 km (58 miles) away.
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