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Great Yarmouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 2.2

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Great Yarmouth Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.3 °C

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Monday, 17 June 2019, 20:38 Local time
MonTuesday 18
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 15
SW 15
SW 10
Wind State cross-

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Great Yarmouth in East Anglia is a fairly exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the west. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the north. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide when the tide is rising.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Great Yarmouth, 5 km from Great Yarmouth.

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Great Yarmouth Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lowestoft Waverider, 13 km from Great Yarmouth.


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Buoy Data:

At Lowestoft Waverider, 8 miles from Great Yarmouth.

  2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.5
Dominant period (s) 2.5 2.4 2.6 2.7

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Overall Great Yarmouth Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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  • The closest passenger airport to Great Yarmouth is Coltishall Airport (CLF) in England, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Great Yarmouth is Norwich Airport (NWI), also in England, 33 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is Honington Airport (BEQ) in England, 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • Marham Airport (KNF) in U.k. is 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Mildenhall Airport (MHZ) in England is the fifth nearest airport to Great Yarmouth and is 88 km (55 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Great Yarmouth, East Anglia. Use the tab navigation above to view Great Yarmouth sea temperature, Great Yarmouth photographs, Great Yarmouth detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Great Yarmouth webcams, current wind from East Anglia live weather stations and Great Yarmouth 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 Great Yarmouth.