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Aberarth ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 2.8

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Aberarth break guidePhoto by: zeal

Aberarth Surf Guide

Aberarth in Mid Wales is a fairly exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Ideal winds are from the south southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around high tide.

Aberarth Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
8.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Aberarth:

The best conditions reported for surf at Aberarth occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Aberarth (for consistent clean waves)?

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Aberarth with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 18% of the time in December while 30% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
18%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
30%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
52%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Aberarth Location Map

Interactive Aberarth surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Aberarth is Swansea Airport (SWS) in Wales, 77 km (48 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Aberarth is Cardiff Airport (CWL), also in Wales, 115 km (71 miles) away.

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Aberarth Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 5 March 2021, 04:22 Local Time
Friday 05
3AM6AM9AM12PM
Wave (m) 0.1
SW
0.2
WSW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
Period (s) 8 12 11 11
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 20
E 15
E
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

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Swell History at Aberarth

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Wind History at Aberarth

Wind stats for Aberarth, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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