Wickaninnish Spot ID
Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell WSW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.7 °C
Wickaninnish in Vancouver Island is an exposed sandbar break that has very reliable surf Ideal winds are from the northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. The sandbar breaks offer lefts and rights. Sometimes crowded. Take care of .
For Long Beach (Tofino Airport), 8 km from Wickaninnish.
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At Tofino Airport, 10 km from Wickaninnish.
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At La Perouse Bank Buoy, 19 miles from Wickaninnish.
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