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Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Crowds: 2.0

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Guethary – Les Alcyons/Avalanche Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(La Cote Basque, France)

Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.3 °C

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Friday, 31 July 2015, 07:05 Local time
Friday 31
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.9
N
0.5
NW
0.5
NW
0.5
NW
Period (s) 6 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 20
E 15
E 25
ENE 20
NE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
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Les Alcyons/Avalanche in La Cote Basque is an exposed reef break that usually has waves and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west. No beach break here and a left hand reef break too.. Best around mid tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Watch out for rocks , rips,crowds.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bidart, 3 km from Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche.

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Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Biarritz Anglet, 8 km from Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche.

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Air temperature
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Current weather near Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche

Overall Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Wave buoys nearest to Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche:

Tide stations nearest to Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche:

  • Closest tide station
    Bidart
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Saint Jean de Luz
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Vieux Boucau
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Bayonne
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Hendaye
    9 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche:

  • Closest ski area
    La Pierre Saint Martin (France)
    54 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Astun (Spain)
    70 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Candanchu (Spain)
    71 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Artouste (France)
    71 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Gourette (France)
    72 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Guethary - Les Alcyons/Avalanche:

  • Closest city location
    Anglet (France)
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Biarritz-Bayonne-Anglet (France)
    6 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Biarritz (France)
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Bayonne (France)
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Errenteria (Spain)
    16 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Les Alcyons/Avalanche is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Les Alcyons/Avalanche is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 13 km (8 miles) away.
  • Third is Pamplona Airport (PNA) in Spain, 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF) in France is 99 km (61 miles) away.
  • Bilbao Airport (BIO) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Les Alcyons/Avalanche and is 103 km (64 miles) away.
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