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Peffer Sands ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Peffer Sands Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 5.9 °C

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Saturday, 23 February 2019, 04:53 Local time
Saturday 23
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 7 7 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
S 20
S 25
S 30
Wind State off off off off

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Peffer Sands on the East Coast is a quite exposed beach break that is often working. Winter and spring are the optimum times of year to visit. Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the east northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For North Berwick, 6 km from Peffer Sands.

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Peffer Sands Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Torness Power Station Waverider, 15 km from Peffer Sands.


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Current weather near Peffer Sands

Buoy Data:

At Torness Power Station Waverider, 9 miles from Peffer Sands.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
Dominant period (s) 2.3 - 16.7 18.2

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Overall Peffer Sands Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Peffer Sands is Leuchars Airport (ADX) in U.k, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Peffer Sands is Edinburgh Airport (EDI), also in U.k, 48 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is Dundee Airport (DND) in U.k, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Glasgow Airport (GLA) in U.k is 114 km (71 miles) away.
  • Carlisle Airport (CAX) in England is the fifth nearest airport to Peffer Sands and is 124 km (77 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Peffer Sands, Scot - East Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Peffer Sands sea temperature, Peffer Sands photographs, Peffer Sands detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Peffer Sands webcams, current wind from Scot - East Coast live weather stations and Peffer Sands 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 Peffer Sands.