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Florencia Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Florencia Bay Spot ID

Florencia bay peeling lefts. photo

Florencia Bay

Photo credit: Herodius The Amazo

Barefooted Summer, Florencia Bay photo

Florencia Bay

Photo credit: Herodius the Amazo

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.2 °C

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Friday, 24 November 2017, 16:13 Local time
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Wave (m) 3.0
SW
2.5
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.4
SSW
Period (s) 9 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 25
S 25
SSW 30
SSW
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
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Florencia Bay in Vancouver Island is a fairly exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf Offshore winds are from the northeast with some shelter here from north winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Take care of rocks in the line up.

British-Columbia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ucluelet, British Columbia, 9 km from Florencia Bay.

IS AT (local time)

Florencia Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tofino Airport, 13 km from Florencia Bay.

moderate winds from the S.(Wind varies from 130 to 190 degs)

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Light rain
Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Florencia Bay

Buoy Data:

At La Perouse Bank Buoy, 21 miles from Florencia Bay.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 2.5
2.8
2.9
2.9
Dominant period (s) 8 10 9 9

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Overall Florencia Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Florencia Bay Location Map

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Florencia Bay is Tofino Airport (YAZ) in Canada, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Florencia Bay is Comox Airport (YQQ), also in Canada, 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Third is Campbell River Airport (YBL) in Canada, 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • Nanaimo Airport (YCD) in Canada is 129 km (80 miles) away.
  • Victoria International Airport (YYJ), also in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Florencia Bay and is 167 km (104 miles) away.
Florencia Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Florencia Bay, Vancouver Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Florencia Bay sea temperature, Florencia Bay photographs, Florencia Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Florencia Bay webcams, current wind from Vancouver Island live weather stations and Florencia Bay tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada 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 Canada 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 Florencia Bay.