Tofino (North Chestermans Beach) Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.6 °C
Tofino in Vancouver Island is a sheltered beach break that has fairly consistent surf Ideal winds are from the east northeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.
For Tofino, British Columbia, 4 km from Tofino (North Chestermans Beach).
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At Pfeiffer Crescent Tofino wx, 2 km from Tofino (North Chestermans Beach).
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At La Perouse Bank Buoy, 21 miles from Tofino (North Chestermans Beach).
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Overall Tofino (North Chestermans Beach) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Tofino (North Chestermans Beach)
“Weekly Tofino Surf Reports, Daily Surf Tweets may be found at GoTofino.com. Find surf accommodations there too. Found a great place, walk to the beach, for good price, last week.”
Adam S from CANADA - 06 Jul 2011
- The closest passenger airport to Tofino is Tofino Airport (YAZ) in Canada, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Tofino is Comox Airport (YQQ), also in Canada, 97 km (60 miles) away.
- Third is Campbell River Airport (YBL) in Canada, 101 km (63 miles) away.
- Nanaimo Airport (YCD) in Canada is 149 km (93 miles) away.
- Victoria International Airport (YYJ), also in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Tofino and is 190 km (118 miles) away.
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