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Oxwich Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.9

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Oxwich Point

Photo credit: Nick Russill

Oxwich Point photo

Oxwich Point

Photo credit: Nick Russill

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Oxwich Point

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Oxwich Point

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.3 °C

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Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 12:35 Local time
Tuesday 24
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 2.0
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.1
WSW
Period (s) 7 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 40
SW 40
SW 40
SW 40
SW
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Oxwich Point on Gower is a sheltered reef break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the northwest with some shelter here from west winds. Able to handle light onshore wind Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. There is no beach break and there is also a right hand reef break.. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Rocks are a hazard.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Boiler Left, 5 km from Oxwich Point.

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Oxwich Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Llanelli, 15 km from Oxwich Point.

light winds from the SW

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Air temperature
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Overall Oxwich Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Oxwich Point:

  • Closest city location
    9 mi
  • Second closest city location
    10 mi
  • Third closest city location
    16 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    17 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    25 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Oxwich Point is Swansea Airport (SWS) in Wales, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Oxwich Point is Cardiff Airport (CWL), also in Wales, 58 km (36 miles) away.
  • Third is Bristol Airport (BRS) in England, 101 km (63 miles) away.
  • Exeter Airport (EXT) in England is 104 km (65 miles) away.
  • Bristol Filton Airport (FZO), also in England is the fifth nearest airport to Oxwich Point and is 108 km (67 miles) away.
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