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Creswell Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 2.4

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Creswell Beach Spot ID

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Creswell Beach

Photo credit: Kym

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.0 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 17:05 Local time
Sunday 23Mon
Wave (m) 1.8
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
N 10
NW 25
NW 25
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Creswell Beach in North East England is a quite exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Beware of pollution/rips.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, 7 km from Creswell Beach.

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Creswell Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lynemouth Village Garden Morpeth wx, 4 km from Creswell Beach.


Air temperature
12.4 °C

Current weather near Creswell Beach

Buoy Data:

At Newbiggin Waverider, 5 miles from Creswell Beach.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.1
Dominant period (s) 11.8 13.3 11.1 12.5

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Overall Creswell Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Creswell Beach:


  • The closest passenger airport to Creswell Beach is Newcastle Airport (NCL) in England, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Creswell Beach is Teesside Airport (MME), also in England, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Third is Carlisle Airport (CAX) in England, 87 km (54 miles) away.
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in U.k is 139 km (86 miles) away.
  • Leuchars Airport (ADX), also in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Creswell Beach and is 151 km (94 miles) away.
Creswell Beach break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Creswell Beach, North East England. Use the tab navigation above to view Creswell Beach sea temperature, Creswell Beach photographs, Creswell Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Creswell Beach webcams, current wind from North East England live weather stations and Creswell Beach 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 Creswell Beach.