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La Crecque ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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La Crecque Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.7 °C

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Thursday, 19 October 2017, 13:09 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.5
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SSW
2.2
SSW
Period (s) 11 11 5 6
Wind (km/h) 30
SSW 35
SSW 35
SSW 60
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Wind State cross-
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La Crecque in Normandyis a beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Ideal winds are from the east northeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. Crowds are never a problem here. Beware of - Rips / undertow.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Biville, 4 km from La Crecque.

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La Crecque Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hameau Fleury Omonville la Petite wx, 7 km from La Crecque.

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16.0 °C

Current weather near La Crecque

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 50 miles from La Crecque.

  7AM 8AM 9AM 10AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.5
1.2
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1.0
Average period (s) 9 9 9 9

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Overall La Crecque Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to La Crecque:

  • Closest city location
    10 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Saint Helier (United Kingdom)
    33 mi
  • Third closest city location
    69 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Weymouth (United Kingdom)
    71 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    74 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to La Crecque is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Crecque is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • Third is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR) in France is 114 km (71 miles) away.
  • Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to La Crecque and is 119 km (74 miles) away.
La Crecque break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Crecque, Normandy. Use the tab navigation above to view La Crecque sea temperature, La Crecque photographs, La Crecque detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Crecque webcams, current wind from Normandy live weather stations and La Crecque 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 Crecque.