La Baie Des Sables Spot ID
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Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 19.8 °C
La Baie Des Sables in Vendeeis a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the north. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The sandbar break offers both left and right hand waves. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include .
For Les Sables d'Olonne, France, 1 km from La Baie Des Sables.
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At La Roche sur-Yon Aerodrome/Les Ajoncs Airport, 39 km from La Baie Des Sables.
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Overall La Baie Des Sables Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September
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Use this relief map to navigate to Vendee surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of La Baie Des Sables
Tide stations nearest to La Baie Des Sables:
- Closest tide stationLes Sables d'Olonne1 mi
- Second closest tide stationChateau-d'Olonne2 mi
- Third closest tide stationOlonne-sur-Mer2 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationSaint-Hilaire-de-Talmont9 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationSaint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie15 mi
Ski Resorts closest to La Baie Des Sables:
- Closest ski areaChastreix-Sancy (France)228 mi
- Second closest ski areaLe Mont-Dore (France)230 mi
- Third closest ski areaBesse Super Besse (France)236 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaLe Lioran (France)245 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaLunada (Spain)248 mi
Town and city forecasts close to La Baie Des Sables:
- Closest city locationLa Roche-sur-Yon (France)21 mi
- Second closest city locationLa Rochelle (France)37 mi
- Third closest city locationReze (France)50 mi
- Fourth closest city locationSaint-Herblain (France)50 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSaint-Sebastien-sur-Loire (France)51 mi
- 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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