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West Peak ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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West Peak Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.5 °C

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Monday, 23 October 2017, 15:25 Local time
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5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.6
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.3
WNW
Period (s) 11 11 10 10
Wind (km/h) 5
E 10
E 10
E 10
ESE
Wind State glass off off cross-
off

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West Peak in Acquitaine is an exposed beach break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells 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. Overcrowding can even make surfing hazardous.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Capbreton, 6 km from West Peak.

IS AT (local time)

West Peak Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Biarritz/Anglet Airport, 25 km from West Peak.

light winds from the NE.(Wind varies from 340 to 140 degs)

km/h
Air temperature
19 °C

Current weather near West Peak

Overall West Peak Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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West Peak Location Maps

West Peak Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to West Peak:

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to West Peak is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 25 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to West Peak is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 46 km (29 miles) away.
  • Third is Pau Pyrenees Airport (PUF) in France, 89 km (55 miles) away.
  • Pamplona Airport (PNA) in Spain is 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • La Teste De Buch (Arcachon) Airport (XAC) in France is the fifth nearest airport to West Peak and is 105 km (65 miles) away.
West Peak break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for West Peak, Landes. Use the tab navigation above to view West Peak sea temperature, West Peak photographs, West Peak detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, West Peak webcams, current wind from Landes live weather stations and West Peak tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France 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 France 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 West Peak.