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Sainte Adresse ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 3.0

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Sainte Adresse Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C

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Sunday, 25 August 2019, 19:39 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 9 9 9 8
Wind (km/h) 15
N 10
N 15
N 10
Wind State cross-

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Sainte Adresse in Normandy is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks favour lefts. Best around high tide. Be aware that the sea here is polluted.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Le Havre, 2 km from Sainte Adresse.

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Live Weather:

At Le Havre/Octeville Airport, 1 km from Sainte Adresse.

light winds from the N

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Air temperature
20.1 °C

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Buoy Data:

At Greenwich Buoy, 62 miles from Sainte Adresse.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
Average period (s) 7 7 6 6

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Overall Sainte Adresse Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Sainte Adresse is Octeville (Le Havre) Airport (LEH) in France, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sainte Adresse is St Gatien (Deauville) Airport (DOL), also in France, 17 km (11 miles) away.
  • Third is Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR) in France, 53 km (33 miles) away.
  • Vallee De Seine (Rouen) Airport (URO) in France is 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Sainte Adresse and is 112 km (70 miles) away.
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