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Boucau ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.4

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Boucau Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.6 °C

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Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 16:51 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.1
NW
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1.7
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Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
SSW 5
SSE 10
S 10
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Wind State cross-
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Boucau in La Cote Basque is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks peel to the left. When it's working here, it can get crowded.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Vieux Boucau, France, 2 km from Boucau.

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Boucau Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At D81 Tarnos wx, 3 km from Boucau.

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Overall Boucau Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Boucau is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Boucau is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 29 km (18 miles) away.
  • Third is Pamplona Airport (PNA) in Spain, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF) in France is 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Bilbao Airport (BIO) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Boucau and is 115 km (71 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Boucau, Landes. Use the tab navigation above to view Boucau sea temperature, Boucau photographs, Boucau detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Boucau webcams, current wind from Landes live weather stations and Boucau tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from France wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Boucau.