Sandvik Spot ID
Best: Swell WSW | Wind ENE
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.6 °C
Sandvik in Reykjanes Peninsula is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east northeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.
Overall Sandvik Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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- The closest passenger airport to Sandvik is Keflavik Nas Airport (KEF) in Iceland, which is 19 km (12 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Sandvik is Reykjavik Airport (RKV), also in Iceland, 48 km (30 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Vestmannaeyjar Airport (VEY), also in Iceland, 124 km (77 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sandvik, Reykjanes Peninsula. Use the tab navigation above to view Sandvik sea temperature, Sandvik photographs, Sandvik detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sandvik webcams, current wind from Reykjanes Peninsula live weather stations and Sandvik tide predictions. The Iceland swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Iceland 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 Iceland 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 Sandvik.