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Niton ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

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Niton Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.8 °C

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Thursday, 3 September 2015, 00:49 Local time
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10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
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Period (s) 8 6 8 -
Wind (km/h) 25
NW 25
NNW 25
NNW 25
NW
Wind State off off off off

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Niton in Isle of Wight is a reasonably exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.. Best around mid tide. Beware of rips and rocks.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ventnor, 9 km from Niton.

IS AT (local time)

Niton Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At St.Catherines Pt., 1 km from Niton.

light winds from the NW

km/h
Air temperature
13.0 °C

Current weather near Niton

Buoy Data:

At Greenwich Buoy, 58 miles from Niton.

  7PM 8PM 9PM 10PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.5
0.3
0.5
0.3
Average period (s) 4 4 5 4

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Overall Niton Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Niton Location Maps

Niton Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Niton:

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Wave buoys nearest to Niton:

Tide stations nearest to Niton:

  • Closest tide station
    Ventnor
    6 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Ryde
    11 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Cowes
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Freshwater
    12 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Lee-on-the-Solent
    16 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Niton:

  • Closest ski area
    Another World Ski and Snowboard Centre (United Kingdom)
    223 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Raise (United Kingdom)
    284 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Weardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)
    286 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Harwood Common (United Kingdom)
    290 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Yad Moss (United Kingdom)
    291 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Niton:

  • Closest city location
    Gosport (United Kingdom)
    17 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Portsmouth (United Kingdom)
    19 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Fareham (United Kingdom)
    20 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Christchurch (United Kingdom)
    24 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Havant (United Kingdom)
    24 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Niton is Southampton Airport (SOU) in England, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Niton is Bournemouth Airport (BOH), also in England, 45 km (28 miles) away.
  • Third is Gatwick (London) Airport (LGW) in England, 101 km (63 miles) away.
  • Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Yeovilton Airport (YEO) in U.k. is the fifth nearest airport to Niton and is 106 km (66 miles) away.
Niton break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Niton, Isle of Wight. Use the tab navigation above to view Niton sea temperature, Niton photographs, Niton detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Niton webcams, current wind from Isle of Wight live weather stations and Niton tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 Niton.