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Blancs Sablons ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.4
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 1.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 2.3

Overall: 3.0

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Blancs Sablons Surf Guide

Blancs Sablons in Brittany is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around high tide.

Blancs Sablons Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
12.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Blancs Sablons:

The best conditions reported for surf at Blancs Sablons occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Blancs Sablons with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in October while 58% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 10% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
58%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
10%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Blancs Sablons Location Map

Interactive Blancs Sablons 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 Blancs Sablons is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES) in France, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Blancs Sablons is Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP), also in France, 63 km (39 miles) away.

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Blancs Sablons Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 15 May 2021, 22:24 Local Time
SatSunday 16
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 3.0
W
3.0
W
3.0
W
3.0
W
Period (s) 14 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 35
WSW 30
WSW 35
WSW 40
WSW
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross cross

Swell History at Blancs Sablons

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

Wind History at Blancs Sablons

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Blancs Sablons. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    5km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon sandbar  redSandbar
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability:
    10km away

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