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Le Phare du Groin du Cou ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.5

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Le Phare du Groin du Cou Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.1 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 16:48 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.5
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Period (s) 7 7 7 10
Wind (km/h) 20
W 15
NW 15
NNW 15
N
Wind State cross-
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Le Phare du Groin du Cou in Vendee is a reef break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the west. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Watch out for rips and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Le Phare du Groin du Cou Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At meteo85440 Talmont Saint Hilaire wx, 17 km from Le Phare du Groin du Cou.

light winds from the N

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21.6 °C

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Overall Le Phare du Groin du Cou Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Le Phare du Groin du Cou is Les Ajoncs (La Roche-sur-yon) Airport (EDM) in France, 41 km (25 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Le Phare du Groin du Cou is St Agnant (Rochefort) Airport (RCO), also in France, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Third is Souche (Niort) Airport (NIT) in France, 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Medis (Royan) Airport (RYN) in France is 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Le Phare du Groin du Cou and is 91 km (57 miles) away.
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