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La Baie Des Sables ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 1.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.5

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La Baie Des Sables Spot ID

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La Baie Des Sables

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.6 °C

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Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 03:57 Local time
Wednesday 04
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 1.1
W
1.0
W
1.0
W
0.9
W
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 35
E 35
ESE 40
ESE 35
E
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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La Baie Des Sables in Vendeeis a sandbar break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the north. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The sandbar break provides left and right handers. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of .

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Les Sables d'Olonne, France, 1 km from La Baie Des Sables.

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La Baie Des Sables Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At La Roche sur-Yon Aerodrome/Les Ajoncs Airport, 39 km from La Baie Des Sables.

light winds from the NE

km/h
Air temperature
5 °C

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Overall La Baie Des Sables Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to La Baie Des Sables is Les Ajoncs (La Roche-sur-yon) Airport (EDM) in France, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Baie Des Sables is Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), also in France, 75 km (47 miles) away.
  • Third is St Agnant (Rochefort) Airport (RCO) in France, 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Le Pontreau (Cholet) Airport (CET) in France is 95 km (59 miles) away.
  • Montoir (St.-nazaire) Airport (SNR), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to La Baie Des Sables and is 95 km (59 miles) away.
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