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Trecco Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.1

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Trecco Bay Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.7 °C

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Thursday, 19 July 2018, 14:47 Local time
Thursday 19Fri
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 15
W 15
W 10
NW 10
Wind State cross-

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Trecco Bay in The Vale of Glamorgan is a fairly exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Best around mid tide.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Porthcawl, 2 km from Trecco Bay.

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Trecco Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Cwmafan Port Talbot wx, 16 km from Trecco Bay.


Air temperature
23.1 °C

Current weather near Trecco Bay

Overall Trecco Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Town and city forecasts close to Trecco Bay:

  • Closest city location
    7 mi
  • Second closest city location
    12 mi
  • Third closest city location
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    15 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    16 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Trecco Bay is Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Wales, 25 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Trecco Bay is Swansea Airport (SWS), also in Wales, 30 km (19 miles) away.
  • Third is Bristol Airport (BRS) in England, 68 km (42 miles) away.
  • Bristol Filton Airport (FZO) in England is 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Exeter Airport (EXT), also in England is the fifth nearest airport to Trecco Bay and is 84 km (52 miles) away.
Trecco Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Trecco Bay, Wales - South East. Use the tab navigation above to view Trecco Bay sea temperature, Trecco Bay photographs, Trecco Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Trecco Bay webcams, current wind from Wales - South East live weather stations and Trecco Bay 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 Trecco Bay.