Crab Island Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-Kingdom – Wales – Gower)
Crab Island Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.2 °C
Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 15:59 Local time
For Mumbles, Wales, 3 miles from Crab Island.
At Mumbles, 2 km from Crab Island.
Overall Crab Island Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
The figure describes the range of swells directed at Crab Island over a normal May. It ... (show all text)
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Visitor Reviews of Crab Island
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Crab Island:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Langland Bay||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Langland Point||1 mi|
|Third closest break||The Boiler||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Caswell Bay||1 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Pwlldu Point||2 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Crab Island:
|Closest wave buoy||Pembroke Buoy||47 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Aberporth Buoy||55 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Channel Islands Buoy||125 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Sevenstones Buoy||137 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||M2 Lambay Buoy||145 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Crab Island:
|Closest tide station||Mumbles||2 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Swansea||6 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Ilfracombe||25 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Barry||34 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Cardiff||37 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Crab Island:
|Closest ski area||Raise (United Kingdom)||204 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Weardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)||229 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Yad Moss (United Kingdom)||229 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Harwood Common (United Kingdom)||230 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Allenheads (United Kingdom)||236 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Crab Island:
|Closest city location||Swansea (United Kingdom)||5 mi|
|Second closest city location||Briton Ferry (United Kingdom)||9 mi|
|Third closest city location||Llanelli (United Kingdom)||10 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Neath (United Kingdom)||11 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Coity (United Kingdom)||20 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Crab Island is Swansea Airport (SWS) in Wales, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Crab Island is Cardiff Airport (CWL), also in Wales, 49 km (30 miles) away.
- Third is Bristol Airport (BRS) in England, 91 km (57 miles) away.
- Bristol Filton Airport (FZO) in England is 98 km (61 miles) away.
- Exeter Airport (EXT), also in England is the fifth nearest airport to Crab Island and is 101 km (63 miles) away.