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Cap Frehel ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.2
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.8
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.0

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Cap Frehel Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.2 °C

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Friday, 14 December 2018, 10:30 Local time
Friday 14
Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 16 15 15 14
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 20
SE 20
SSE 25
Wind State off off cross-

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Cap Frehel in Brittany is an exposed reef break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west..

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Cap Frehel Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Meteo Plevenon Pleboulle wx, 7 km from Cap Frehel.

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Air temperature
0.5 °C

Current weather near Cap Frehel

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 88 miles from Cap Frehel.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 3.1
Average period (s) 11 11 11 12

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Overall Cap Frehel Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Cap Frehel is Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR) in France, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cap Frehel is Armor (St.-brieuc Armor) Airport (SBK), also in France, 43 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 58 km (36 miles) away.
  • St Jacques (Rennes) Airport (RNS) in France is 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld. is the fifth nearest airport to Cap Frehel and is 85 km (53 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cap Frehel, Brittany - Cote d'Armor. Use the tab navigation above to view Cap Frehel sea temperature, Cap Frehel photographs, Cap Frehel detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cap Frehel webcams, current wind from Brittany - Cote d'Armor live weather stations and Cap Frehel 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 Cap Frehel.