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Dunkerque ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Dunkerque Spot ID

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Type: -

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.5 °C

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Sunday, 28 August 2016, 10:37 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.8
WSW
1.0
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
Period (s) 4 4 5 5
Wind (km/h) 25
WSW 30
WSW 30
WSW 25
WSW
Wind State cross-
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Dunkerque in Nord - Pas de Calais. that does not work very often. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the north. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Hazards include - Rocks - Private beach - Localism - Pollution.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Dunkerque, France, 1 km from Dunkerque.

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Dunkerque Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Dunkerque, 2 km from Dunkerque.

moderate winds from the W

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Air temperature
18.9 °C

Current weather near Dunkerque

Buoy Data:

At Sandettie Buoy, 25 miles from Dunkerque.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
0.4
0.4
0.4
Average period (s) 5 5 5 5

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Overall Dunkerque Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Dunkerque is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 30 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Dunkerque is Oostende (Ostend) Airport (OST) in Belgium, 38 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Wevelgem (Kortrijk-vevelgem) Airport (QKT) in Belgium, 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • Lesquin (Lille) Airport (LIL) in France is 75 km (47 miles) away.
  • Manston Airport (MSE) in England is the fifth nearest airport to Dunkerque and is 78 km (48 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Dunkerque, Nord - Pas de Calais. Use the tab navigation above to view Dunkerque sea temperature, Dunkerque photographs, Dunkerque detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dunkerque webcams, current wind from Nord - Pas de Calais live weather stations and Dunkerque 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 Dunkerque.