L'Arquet Spot ID
Best: Swell WSW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 20.4 °C
L'Arquet in Cote d'Azur is a fairly exposed reef break that only works when conditions are just right. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the north. Most of the surf comes fis in the form of windswells and the ideal wave direction is from the west southwest. There is no reef break. Best around high tide when the tide is rising. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of rocks, crowds, localism, steep faces, rocks, urchins, cliff.
For Sausset-les-Pins, 5 km from L'Arquet.
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At Marseille-Marignane/Aéroport de Marseille Provence, 19 km from L'Arquet.
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At Lion Buoy, 87 miles from L'Arquet.
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Use this relief map to navigate to Mediterranean - Cote d'Azur surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of L'Arquet
Tide stations nearest to L'Arquet:
- Closest tide stationSausset-les-Pins3 mi
- Second closest tide stationCarry-le-Rouet4 mi
- Third closest tide stationMartigues5 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationPort de Bouc7 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationFos-sur-Mer9 mi
Ski Resorts closest to L'Arquet:
- Closest ski areaMont Ventoux (France)59 mi
- Second closest ski areaValdrome (France)85 mi
- Third closest ski areaPrat Peyrot (France)92 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaCeuze Gap (France)93 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSaint Jean Montclar (France)98 mi
Town and city forecasts close to L'Arquet:
- Closest city locationMartigues (France)5 mi
- Second closest city locationMarignane (France)10 mi
- Third closest city locationIstres (France)14 mi
- Fourth closest city locationVitrolles (France)14 mi
- Fifth closest city locationMarseille (France)16 mi
- The closest passenger airport to L'Arquet is Provence (Marseille) Airport (MRS) in France, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to L'Arquet is Aix Les Milles (Aix-les-milles) Airport (QXB), also in France, 32 km (20 miles) away.
- Third is Le Castellet Airport (CTT) in France, 59 km (37 miles) away.
- Caumont (Avignon) Airport (AVN) in France is 66 km (41 miles) away.
- Garons (Nimes) Airport (FNI), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to L'Arquet and is 70 km (43 miles) away.
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