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La Plate ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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La Plate Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.3 °C

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 17:13 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.0
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.5
WNW
1.2
WNW
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 20
SW 30
SSW 35
SW
Wind State cross cross-
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La Plate in Finistere - Brittanyis a reef break that has unreliable waves. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. Rarely crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Moulin La Rive, 2 km from La Plate.

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La Plate Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rue Charles de Gaulle Plougasnou wx, 9 km from La Plate.

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Air temperature
9.8 °C

Current weather near La Plate

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 90 miles from La Plate.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.8
1.7
1.6
1.4
Average period (s) 11 10 9 10

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Overall La Plate Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to La Plate is Lannion Airport (LAI) in France, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Plate is Ploujean (Morlaix) Airport (MXN), also in France, 15 km (9 miles) away.
  • Third is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES) in France, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Armor (St.-brieuc Armor) Airport (SBK) in France is 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to La Plate and is 89 km (55 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Plate, Brittany - Finistere. Use the tab navigation above to view La Plate sea temperature, La Plate photographs, La Plate detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Plate webcams, current wind from Brittany - Finistere live weather stations and La Plate 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 Plate.