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Biscarosse Plage ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.6
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 3.1
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.3

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Biscarosse Plage break guide

Biscarosse Plage Surf Guide

Biscarosse Plage in Acquitaine is an exposed beach break that usually has waves and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up.

Biscarosse Plage Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
11.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Biscarosse Plage:

The best conditions reported for surf at Biscarosse Plage occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Biscarosse Plage with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 47% of the time in October while 47% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
47%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
47%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Biscarosse Plage Location Map

Interactive Biscarosse Plage 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 Biscarosse Plage is La Teste De Buch (Arcachon) Airport (XAC) in France, 19 km (12 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Biscarosse Plage is Merignac (Bordeaux) Airport (BOD), also in France, 59 km (37 miles) away.

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Biscarosse Plage Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 26 February 2021, 14:33 Local Time
Friday 26Sat
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 1.9
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.5
WNW
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
N 20
NE 25
NE 25
ENE
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Biscarosse Plage

Surf stats for Biscarosse Plage, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Biscarosse Plage

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

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    Reliability: inconsistent
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    Reliability: consistent
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