Black Rock Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Wales – South East, UK)
Black Rock Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE
Sea Temperature Today is: 18.9 °C
Friday, 22 August 2014, 06:53 Local time
For Porthcawl, 2 km from Black Rock.
At St.Athan, 19 km from Black Rock.
Overall Black Rock Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Black Rock
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Black Rock:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Trecco Bay||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Coney Beach||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Porthcawl Point||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Ogmore-by-Sea||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Rest Bay||2 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Black Rock:
|Closest wave buoy||Pembroke Buoy||62 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Aberporth Buoy||67 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Channel Islands Buoy||114 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Sevenstones Buoy||142 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||M2 Lambay Buoy||157 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Black Rock:
|Closest tide station||Porthcawl||1 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Pyle||3 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Llantwit Major||9 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Briton Ferry||12 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Neath||14 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Black Rock:
|Closest ski area||Another World Ski and Snowboard Centre (United Kingdom)||176 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Raise (United Kingdom)||208 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Weardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)||231 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Harwood Common (United Kingdom)||232 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Yad Moss (United Kingdom)||232 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Black Rock:
|Closest city location||Coity (United Kingdom)||6 mi|
|Second closest city location||Briton Ferry (United Kingdom)||12 mi|
|Third closest city location||Neath (United Kingdom)||14 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Rhondda (United Kingdom)||15 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Swansea (United Kingdom)||16 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Black Rock is Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Wales, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Black Rock is Swansea Airport (SWS), also in Wales, 31 km (19 miles) away.
- Third is Bristol Airport (BRS) in England, 67 km (42 miles) away.
- Bristol Filton Airport (FZO) in England is 75 km (47 miles) away.
- Exeter Airport (EXT), also in England is the fifth nearest airport to Black Rock and is 84 km (52 miles) away.