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Porthcurno ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 4.5

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 30 km from Porthcurno has become light (light winds from the WNW at Culdrose (navy base)). Waves should be turning glassy at Porthcurno. 1.9m 12 s period swell from W
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  2. AnnscottageAnn's Cottage Surf Shop: ‘Polzeath surf report: Wind 12mph Onshore. Surf 4-6 feet, Choppy. Air temperature 18 degrees C’
    from Polzeath, 80 km away
  3. eyeball reporterAnn's Cottage Surf Shop: ‘Praa Sands surf report: Wind 14mph Onshore. Surf 2-4 feet, Choppy. Air temperature 18 degs C’
    from Praa Sands, 21 km away
  4. eyeball reporterAnn's Cottage Surf Shop: ‘Fistral surf report: Surf 4-6 feet, Choppy. Wind 12mph Onshore. Air temperature 18 C’
    from Fistral-North, 58 km away
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    from Gwithian, 28 km away
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    from Constantine Bay, 72 km away
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30 km away, 37 min ago

Light
7 km/h
WNW
11.7
16.6
Air / Water (°C)
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Porthcurno Surf Forecast / Cornwall (South) / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Thursday 01 Sep 2016 BST

Porthcurno surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Porthcurno sea temperature is 16.6 °C (Statistics for 01 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 16.8 max: 18.5 min: 14.8 °C)

WedThursday 01Friday 02Sat
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
Rating
(10 max)
5
5
4
4
3
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
3
3
2
1
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W

W
Period(s) (?)1413131212121111101010109999912
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)157514221298989800604483389305345377453434365304257214305
Wind
(km/h)
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
10 SW10
20 SW20
25 SW25
25 SW25
25 SW25
30 SW30
25 SW25
30 SW30
25 WSW25
20 W20
15 W15
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 SW15
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblow
High Tide
/ height (m)



5:32AM
5.07



5:49PM
5.31



6:08AM
5.18



6:25PM
5.37


Low Tide
/ height (m)

11:24PM
0.36



11:39AM
0.33



12:01AM
0.23



12:14PM
0.24



12:36AM
0.19

Note: the tide data above is for Gwenvor which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Porthcurno.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Porthcurno blow from the NNW.
 WedThursday 01Friday 02Sat
10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudsrain shwrscloudycloudysome cloudssome cloudsclearsome clouds
Rain (mm)
-----------1------
Temp. °C
161515151516161616161617171717171616
Chill °C (?)
151414141415151515141516161616161515
Sunrise
---6:37-------6:39------
Sunset
-------8:05-------8:02--

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