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Pornichet ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.2
Difficulty Level: 1.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 4.2

Overall: 3.3

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Pornichet Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.6 °C

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Friday, 21 September 2018, 17:36 Local time
Friday 21Sat
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
WNW 20
WNW 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Pornichet in Loire Atlantique is a beach break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Pornichet, 1 km from Pornichet.

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Pornichet Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Les Brantus France Saint Nazaire wx, 7 km from Pornichet.

light winds from the W

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
17.4 °C

Current weather near Pornichet

Overall Pornichet Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Pornichet:


  • The closest passenger airport to Pornichet is Montoir (St.-nazaire) Airport (SNR) in France, 16 km (10 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Pornichet is Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), also in France, 57 km (35 miles) away.
  • Third is Meucon (Vannes) Airport (VNE) in France, 58 km (36 miles) away.
  • Les Ajoncs (La Roche-sur-yon) Airport (EDM) in France is 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Lann Bihoue (Lorient) Airport (LRT), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Pornichet and is 99 km (61 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pornichet, Loire Atlantique. Use the tab navigation above to view Pornichet sea temperature, Pornichet photographs, Pornichet detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pornichet webcams, current wind from Loire Atlantique live weather stations and Pornichet 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 Pornichet.