Porthcawl Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-Kingdom – Wales – South East)
Porthcawl Point Spot ID:
Type: beach and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.2 °C
Monday, 20 May 2013, 15:03 Local time
For Mumbles, Wales, 21 miles from Porthcawl Point.
At Mumbles, 21 km from Porthcawl Point.
Overall Porthcawl Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Porthcawl Point
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Porthcawl Point:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Coney Beach||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Rest Bay||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Trecco Bay||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Black Rock||1 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Sker||2 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Porthcawl Point:
|Closest wave buoy||Pembroke Buoy||61 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Aberporth Buoy||67 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Channel Islands Buoy||114 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Sevenstones Buoy||142 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||M2 Lambay Buoy||156 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Porthcawl Point:
|Closest tide station||Mumbles||13 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Swansea||14 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Barry||20 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Cardiff||23 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Ilfracombe||25 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Porthcawl Point:
|Closest ski area||Raise (United Kingdom)||208 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Weardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)||231 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Harwood Common (United Kingdom)||232 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Yad Moss (United Kingdom)||232 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Allenheads (United Kingdom)||238 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Porthcawl Point:
|Closest city location||Coity (United Kingdom)||7 mi|
|Second closest city location||Briton Ferry (United Kingdom)||12 mi|
|Third closest city location||Neath (United Kingdom)||13 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Swansea (United Kingdom)||15 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Rhondda (United Kingdom)||16 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Porthcawl Point is Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Wales, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Porthcawl Point is Swansea Airport (SWS), also in Wales, 29 km (18 miles) away.
- Third is Bristol Airport (BRS) in England, 69 km (43 miles) away.
- Bristol Filton Airport (FZO) in England is 77 km (48 miles) away.
- Exeter Airport (EXT), also in England is the fifth nearest airport to Porthcawl Point and is 85 km (53 miles) away.