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Le Niel Giens ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Le Niel Giens Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.1 °C

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Friday, 23 March 2018, 10:03 Local time
Friday 23
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - 7 - 6
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 15
ESE 15
SSW 15
Wind State cross-

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Le Niel Giens in Cote d'Azur is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east northeast with some shelter here from north winds. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave direction is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Carqueiranne, 7 km from Le Niel Giens.

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Live Weather:

At Hyeres-le Palyvestr, 7 km from Le Niel Giens.

light winds from the N

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Air temperature
9.2 °C

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  • The closest passenger airport to Le Niel Giens is Hyeres Airport (TLN) in France, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Le Niel Giens is Le Castellet Airport (CTT), also in France, 37 km (23 miles) away.
  • Third is Aix Les Milles (Aix-les-milles) Airport (QXB) in France, 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Mandelieu (Cannes) Airport (CEQ) in France is 87 km (54 miles) away.
  • Provence (Marseille) Airport (MRS), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Le Niel Giens and is 87 km (54 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Le Niel Giens, Mediterranean - Cote d'Azur. Use the tab navigation above to view Le Niel Giens sea temperature, Le Niel Giens photographs, Le Niel Giens detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Le Niel Giens webcams, current wind from Mediterranean - Cote d'Azur live weather stations and Le Niel Giens 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 Le Niel Giens.