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Le Poux ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.4

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Le Poux Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell WNW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.4 °C

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Monday, 23 October 2017, 04:41 Local time
Monday 23
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 11 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 25
WSW 30
SW 35
SW 35
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Le Poux in Normandyis a beach and reef break. Summer in particular tends to be flat. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Baubigny, 5 km from Le Poux.

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Le Poux Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At D517 Les Pieux wx, 5 km from Le Poux.


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Air temperature
13.7 °C

Current weather near Le Poux

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 56 miles from Le Poux.

  10PM 11PM 12AM 1AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.9
Average period (s) 7 7 7 7

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Overall Le Poux Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Le Poux is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 33 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Le Poux is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 39 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR) in France is 100 km (62 miles) away.
  • Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Le Poux and is 106 km (66 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Le Poux, Normandy. Use the tab navigation above to view Le Poux sea temperature, Le Poux photographs, Le Poux detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Le Poux webcams, current wind from Normandy live weather stations and Le Poux 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 Poux.