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Etel ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Etel Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.4 °C

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Monday, 23 July 2018, 08:19 Local time
Monday 23
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 10 10 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 10
E 10
ESE 10
Wind State cross-
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Etel in Brittany is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Ideal winds are from the north. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights.

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Live Weather:

At Lorient, 6 km from Etel.


Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Etel

Overall Etel Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Etel is Lann Bihoue (Lorient) Airport (LRT) in France, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Etel is Meucon (Vannes) Airport (VNE), also in France, 38 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP) in France, 80 km (50 miles) away.
  • Montoir (St.-nazaire) Airport (SNR) in France is 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Armor (St.-brieuc Armor) Airport (SBK), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Etel and is 103 km (64 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Etel, Brittany - Morbihan. Use the tab navigation above to view Etel sea temperature, Etel photographs, Etel detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Etel webcams, current wind from Brittany - Morbihan live weather stations and Etel 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 Etel.