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Collignon ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.6

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Collignon Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell NW | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.8 °C

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Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 04:56 Local time
Wednesday 26
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 19 10 10 17
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 10
SE 10
ESE 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Collignon in Normandy is a beach break. Summer in particular tends to be flat. The best wind direction is from the south southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for Pollution,.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Tourlaville, 3 km from Collignon.

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Collignon Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Cherbourg Maupertus, 8 km from Collignon.

light winds from the SE

Clear skies
Air temperature
9.8 °C

Current weather near Collignon

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 62 miles from Collignon.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.4
Average period (s) 8 8 - 9.0

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Overall Collignon Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Collignon:

  • Closest city location
    3 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Saint Helier (United Kingdom)
    40 mi
  • Third closest city location
    63 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    73 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Christchurch (United Kingdom)
    75 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Collignon is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Collignon is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 67 km (42 miles) away.
  • Third is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 79 km (49 miles) away.
  • Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR) in France is 97 km (60 miles) away.
  • Octeville (Le Havre) Airport (LEH), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Collignon and is 120 km (75 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Collignon, Normandy. Use the tab navigation above to view Collignon sea temperature, Collignon photographs, Collignon detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Collignon webcams, current wind from Normandy live weather stations and Collignon 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 Collignon.