Ramsgate Spot ID
Best: Swell SW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.9 °C
Ramsgate on the South Coast is a sheltered beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the optimum wave angle is from the southwest.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Watch out for rocks.
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At Manston, 5 km from Ramsgate.
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At Sandettie Buoy, 23 miles from Ramsgate.
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Overall Ramsgate Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Ramsgate
Tide stations nearest to Ramsgate:
- Closest tide stationRamsgate0 mi
- Second closest tide stationBroadstairs2 mi
- Third closest tide stationMargate4 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationHerne Bay13 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationDover16 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Ramsgate:
- Closest ski areaAnother World Ski and Snowboard Centre (United Kingdom)219 mi
- Second closest ski areaHellenthal-Skiarena Weisser Stein (Germany)225 mi
- Third closest ski areaThalfang-Erbeskopf (Germany)272 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaWeardale Ski Club (United Kingdom)275 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaCastleside (United Kingdom)278 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Ramsgate:
- Closest city locationRamsgate (United Kingdom)0 mi
- Second closest city locationMargate (United Kingdom)4 mi
- Third closest city locationHerne Bay (United Kingdom)13 mi
- Fourth closest city locationDover (United Kingdom)14 mi
- Fifth closest city locationCanterbury (United Kingdom)16 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Ramsgate is Manston Airport (MSE) in England, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Ramsgate is Lydd Airport (LYX) in U.k., 54 km (34 miles) away.
- Third is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 55 km (34 miles) away.
- Southend Airport (SEN) in England is 57 km (35 miles) away.
- Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Ramsgate and is 92 km (57 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ramsgate, South Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Ramsgate sea temperature, Ramsgate photographs, Ramsgate detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ramsgate webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and Ramsgate 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 Ramsgate.