Niton Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 9.8 °C
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.
For Ventnor, 9 km from Niton.
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At St.Catherines Pt., 1 km from Niton.
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At Greenwich Buoy, 58 miles from Niton.
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Overall Niton Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- 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.
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