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Mimizan ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Crowds: 4.0
Accommodation: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Mimizan Spot ID

Mimizan Plage Sud in August photo


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Mimizan Summer photo


Photo credit: Robert Fladung

Mimizan photo


Photo credit: Robert Fladung

Type: river/jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.0 °C

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Wednesday, 18 July 2018, 22:23 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 10
NE 10
E 5
E 5
Wind State cross-
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Mimizan in Acquitaine is an exposed river/jetty break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. It very rarely gets crowded here.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Biscarosse Parentis, 24 km from Mimizan.

light winds from the N

Clear skies
Air temperature
25.0 °C

Current weather near Mimizan

Overall Mimizan Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Mimizan is La Teste De Buch (Arcachon) Airport (XAC) in France, 45 km (28 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Mimizan is Merignac (Bordeaux) Airport (BOD), also in France, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Third is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Mimizan and is 117 km (73 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mimizan, Landes. Use the tab navigation above to view Mimizan sea temperature, Mimizan photographs, Mimizan detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mimizan webcams, current wind from Landes live weather stations and Mimizan 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 Mimizan.