East Wittering Spot ID
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.2 °C
East Wittering on the South Coast is a sheltered beach/groynes break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around high tide when the tide is rising. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of groynes, rips.
For East Wittering, 1 km from East Wittering.
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At Chichester, 5 km from East Wittering.
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At Greenwich Buoy, 47 miles from East Wittering.
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Overall East Wittering Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to East Wittering is Southampton Airport (SOU) in England, 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to East Wittering is Gatwick (London) Airport (LGW), also in England, 65 km (40 miles) away.
- Third is Bournemouth Airport (BOH) in England, 67 km (42 miles) away.
- Heathrow (London) Airport (LHR) in Engalnd is 85 km (53 miles) away.
- City (London) Airport (LCY) in England is the fifth nearest airport to East Wittering and is 105 km (65 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for East Wittering, South Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view East Wittering sea temperature, East Wittering photographs, East Wittering detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, East Wittering webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and East Wittering 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 East Wittering.