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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: 16.3 °C

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Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 17:14 Local time
Wednesday 25Thu
Wave (m) 2.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 55
NW 60
NNW 55
NNW 50
Wind State cross-

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La Baie Des Sables in Vendeeis a sandbar break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. Waves at the sandbar are both lefts and rights. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include .

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.

moderate winds from the WNW

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near La Baie Des Sables

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

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to La Baie Des Sables:

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Wave buoys nearest to La Baie Des Sables:

Tide stations nearest to La Baie Des Sables:

  • Closest tide station
    Les Sables d'Olonne
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    15 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to La Baie Des Sables:

  • Closest ski area
    Chastreix-Sancy (France)
    228 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Le Mont-Dore (France)
    230 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Besse Super Besse (France)
    236 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Le Lioran (France)
    245 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Lunada (Spain)
    248 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to La Baie Des Sables:

  • Closest city location
    La Roche-sur-Yon (France)
    21 mi
  • Second closest city location
    La Rochelle (France)
    37 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Reze (France)
    50 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Saint-Herblain (France)
    50 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Saint-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.
La Baie Des Sables break location map and break info

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