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Boucau ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.4

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Boucau Surf Forecast / Landes / France

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Wednesday 12 May 2021 CEST
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Boucau surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Boucau sea temperature is 15.1 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 16.8 min: 12.6 °C)
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Boucau surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Boucau sea temperature is 15.1 °C (Statistics for 12 May 1981-2005 - mean: 14.7 max: 16.8 min: 12.6 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 8 km away suggest it is still onshore at Boucau (light winds from the W.(Wind varies from 210 to 290 degs) at Biarritz Anglet).

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Actual: 49 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
W
Onshore
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Boucau this week:

The surf forecast for Boucau over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Thursday (May 13) at 5AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 2.5m and 10s period. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Boucau in the next 12 days are 3.0m 13s and forecast to arrive on Sunday (May 16) at 11PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives.

Wave TypeTime (CEST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 5AM (Thu 13th May)8ft (2.5m) 10s
Best Surf11PM (Wed 19th May)7.5ft (2.3m) 11s
Most Powerful11PM (Sun 16th May)10ft (3.0m) 13s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Boucau over the next 12 days.

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Mon
24
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
032012332233000332234432133211111121300
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T france.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.216.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.240.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.264.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.288.cc23
3
NW
1.9
NW
1.6
NW
1.5
NW
1.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.3
WNW
2
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
NW
3
NW
3
NW
2.2
NW
1.7
NW
1.4
NW
1.2
WNW
1.4
NW
2.4
NW
2
WNW
1.4
NW
1.2
NW
1
NW
1
WNW
1.2
WNW
0.8
WNW
5.5
WNW
4.5
WNW
3
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.1
NW
1.8
NW
1.5
NW
1.6
NW
10999812121110101413121110101010991010998111010161491110999
162959942734240320625022533932516042116226719381976967557368216302107082033022113223426710713152744712751527901531342363
20
W
10
SW
10
WNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
10
WNW
0
SW
5
NE
10
N
10
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
W
35
W
30
WNW
10
WNW
15
WSW
10
NNE
5
S
5
WNW
10
NW
10
WNW
5
W
15
NNW
15
NNW
10
ESE
0
NW
5
SSE
5
NNE
15
NW
25
N
25
N
35
NNW
20
NNE
30
N
30
NNW
oncross-
on
cross-
on
onononglassglasscrossoncross-
on
cross-
on
onononcross-
on
oncrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscrosscrosscross-
off
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross
6:16AM
3.85
6:30PM
3.91
6:47AM
3.77
7:01PM
3.84
7:20AM
3.65
7:34PM
3.73
7:56AM
3.51
8:11PM
3.60
8:37AM
3.36
8:55PM
3.46
9:29AM
3.22
9:53PM
3.35
10:40AM
3.13
11:08PM
3.30
12:03PM
3.16
12:29AM
3.38
1:16PM
3.31
1:37AM
3.57
2:14PM
3.55
2:34AM
3.81
3:05PM
3.80
3:24AM
4.04
3:52PM
4.04
12:29AM
1.07
12:41PM
1.14
1:01AM
1.12
1:13PM
1.23
1:35AM
1.20
1:46PM
1.34
2:11AM
1.31
2:22PM
1.48
2:53AM
1.43
3:05PM
1.61
3:41AM
1.54
3:57PM
1.72
4:39AM
1.62
5:00PM
1.78
5:47AM
1.62
6:11PM
1.74
6:58AM
1.52
7:22PM
1.60
8:04AM
1.34
8:26PM
1.39
9:02AM
1.12
9:23PM
1.14
9:53AM
0.92

Note: the tide data above is for Vieux Boucau, France which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Boucau.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Boucau blow from the E

Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Mon
24
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
rain showers
cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
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111313111113131314131311111012121216171718141413141113131313131110141011
-6:43--6:41--6:41--6:39--6:39--6:37--6:37--6:35--6:35--6:35--6:33--6:33-
--9:21--9:22--9:22--9:23--9:24--9:25--9:27--9:28--9:30--9:30--9:31--9:31

Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Fri morning. Very mild (max 14°C on Thu morning, min 10°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Sat night. Very mild (max 16°C on Tue afternoon, min 12°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Mon morning, light winds from the W by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Very mild (max 18°C on Wed afternoon, min 11°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Very mild (max 15°C on Sun night, min 12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the NNW by Sun afternoon).

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Information about the Boucau Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Boucau provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Boucau can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Boucau surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Boucau) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Boucau may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Boucau is 5 km (3 miles) from Biarritz. If you plan a holiday in Landes, look for hotels and other accommodation in Biarritz. Biarritz has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.