Folkestone Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-Kingdom – South Coast)
Folkestone Spot ID:
Type: beach and reef
Best: Swell SW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.4 °C
Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 03:07 Local time
For Dover, England, 10 miles from Folkestone.
At SHIP5504, 8 km from Folkestone.
At Sandettie Buoy, 27 miles from Folkestone.
Overall Folkestone Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Folkestone
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Folkestone:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Folkestone Wear Bay||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Camber Sands||20 mi|
|Third closest break||Ramsgate||21 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Ramsgate (The Wall)||21 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Broadstairs||22 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Folkestone:
|Closest wave buoy||Sandettie Buoy||27 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Greenwich Buoy||70 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||East Anglia 1 Buoy||139 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||East Anglia 3 Buoy||156 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||East Anglia 2 Buoy||162 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Folkestone:
|Closest tide station||Dover||6 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Margate||23 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Boulogne||29 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Calais||30 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Sheerness||32 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Folkestone:
|Closest ski area||Hellenthal-Skiarena Weisser Stein (Germany)||231 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Bottrop-Alpincenter (Germany)||252 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Thalfang-Erbeskopf (Germany)||276 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Weardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)||285 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Castleside (United Kingdom)||289 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Folkestone:
|Closest city location||Folkestone (United Kingdom)||1 mi|
|Second closest city location||Dover (United Kingdom)||6 mi|
|Third closest city location||Ashford (United Kingdom)||14 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Canterbury (United Kingdom)||14 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Herne Bay (United Kingdom)||21 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Folkestone is Lydd Airport (LYX) in U.k., 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Folkestone is Manston Airport (MSE) in England, 32 km (20 miles) away.
- Third is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 55 km (34 miles) away.
- Southend Airport (SEN) in England is 65 km (40 miles) away.
- Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Folkestone and is 70 km (43 miles) away.