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La Chapelle ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.0

Overall: 2.4

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La Chapelle Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.2 °C

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Thursday, 14 December 2017, 14:22 Local time
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Wave (m) 7.5
WNW
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Period (s) 16 16 16 16
Wind (km/h) 55
WNW 55
WNW 60
WNW 55
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Wind State cross-
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La Chapelle in Finistere - Brittany is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include rocks / rips.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Anael, 7 km from La Chapelle.

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La Chapelle Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Ploudalmezeau wx, 6 km from La Chapelle.

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Air temperature
9.5 °C

Current weather near La Chapelle

Buoy Data:

At BUOY-62050, 102 miles from La Chapelle.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.5
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Average period (s) 7 7 7 7

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Overall La Chapelle Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to La Chapelle is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES) in France, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Chapelle is Ploujean (Morlaix) Airport (MXN), also in France, 69 km (43 miles) away.
  • Third is Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP) in France, 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Lannion Airport (LAI) in France is 97 km (60 miles) away.
  • Lann Bihoue (Lorient) Airport (LRT), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to La Chapelle and is 130 km (81 miles) away.
La Chapelle break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Chapelle, Brittany - Finistere. Use the tab navigation above to view La Chapelle sea temperature, La Chapelle photographs, La Chapelle detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Chapelle webcams, current wind from Brittany - Finistere live weather stations and La Chapelle tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France 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 France 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 La Chapelle.