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Caerfai Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.8

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Caerfai Bay Surf Guide

Caerfai Bay in Wales - Pembrokeshire is a quite exposed beach break that does not work very often with no particular seasonal pattern. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Beware of - Urchins - Rocks.

Caerfai Bay Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
14.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Caerfai Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Caerfai Bay occur when a West-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

februaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Caerfai Bay with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 4% of the time in February while 53% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 43% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
4%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
53%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
43%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Caerfai Bay Location Map

Interactive Caerfai Bay 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 Caerfai Bay is Swansea Airport (SWS) in Wales, 87 km (54 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Caerfai Bay is Waterford Airport (WAT) in Ireland, 130 km (81 miles) away.

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Caerfai Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 1 August 2021, 23:44 Local Time
SunMonday 02
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m)
0.4
WSW
0.4
SW
0.3
WSW
0.1
SW
Period (s) 6 6 6 13
Wind (km/h)
15
20
20
20
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Caerfai Bay

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

Wind History at Caerfai Bay

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

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    • Icon  s33.4
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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    15km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s22.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    16km away

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