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Walberswick ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.5
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.9

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Walberswick Spot ID

Walberswick photo


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Decent 2-2.5 fters at Southwold, Walberswick photo


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small day, Walberswick photo


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Sizing up the beach break, Walberswick photo


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Type: river

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 8.6 °C

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Monday, 17 December 2018, 00:11 Local time
SunMonday 17
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 4 5 6 -
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 35
SSE 30
W 35
Wind State cross-

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Walberswick in East Anglia is a sheltered beach break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave direction is from the north. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Be careful when surfing close to the groynes.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Walberswick (0 km).

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Walberswick Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Southwold, 3 km from Walberswick.

wind obs. (5 kph from 140 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
8 °C

Current weather near Walberswick

Buoy Data:

At Southwold Approach WaveNet Site, 6 miles from Walberswick.

  8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
Dominant period (s) 4.1 4.7 4.4 4.8

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Overall Walberswick Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Walberswick is Norwich Airport (NWI) in England, 49 km (30 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Walberswick is Coltishall Airport (CLF), also in England, 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • Third is Honington Airport (BEQ) in England, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Mildenhall Airport (MHZ) in England is 80 km (50 miles) away.
  • Marham Airport (KNF) in U.k. is the fifth nearest airport to Walberswick and is 84 km (52 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Walberswick, East Anglia. Use the tab navigation above to view Walberswick sea temperature, Walberswick photographs, Walberswick detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Walberswick webcams, current wind from East Anglia live weather stations and Walberswick 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 Walberswick.