Broadstairs Spot ID
Best: Swell ENE | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.3 °C
Broadstairs on the South Coast is a sheltered beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the east northeast.. Watch out for rocks.
For Broadstairs, 2 km from Broadstairs.
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At Manston, 6 km from Broadstairs.
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At Sandettie Buoy, 24 miles from Broadstairs.
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Overall Broadstairs Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Use this relief map to navigate to South Coast surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Broadstairs
Ski Resorts closest to Broadstairs:
- The closest passenger airport to Broadstairs is Manston Airport (MSE) in England, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Broadstairs is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 56 km (35 miles) away.
- Third is Southend Airport (SEN) in England, 57 km (35 miles) away.
- Lydd Airport (LYX) in U.k. is 57 km (35 miles) away.
- Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Broadstairs and is 94 km (58 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Broadstairs, South Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Broadstairs sea temperature, Broadstairs photographs, Broadstairs detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Broadstairs webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and Broadstairs tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 Broadstairs.