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Cap Blanc Nez ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Cap Blanc Nez Surf Guide

Cap Blanc Nez in Nord - Pas de Calais is a sandbar break that has unreliable waves. Summer in particular tends to be flat. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. The sandbar break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips and rocks.

Cap Blanc Nez Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon  sandbarSandbarIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
inconsistent16.1°C

Surfing Cap Blanc Nez:

The best conditions reported for surf at Cap Blanc Nez occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Cap Blanc Nez sea temperature, Cap Blanc Nez photographs, Cap Blanc Nez detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cap Blanc Nez webcams, current wind from Nord - Pas de Calais live weather stations and Cap Blanc Nez tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from France wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Cap Blanc Nez


Cap Blanc Nez Surf:

Monday, 6 July 2020, 22:40 Local time
MonTuesday 07
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 1.2
W
0.4
SW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
Period (s) 5 5 4 4
Wind (km/h) 15
W 20
NW 15
NNW 15
NNW
Wind State cross-
on
on on on



Tide Times:

For Calais, France, 10 km from Cap Blanc Nez.

IS AT (local time)

Cap Blanc Nez Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Calais/dunkerque, 17 km from Cap Blanc Nez.

light winds from the W

km/h
Air temperature
18 °C

Current weather near Cap Blanc Nez

Buoy Data:

At Sandettie Buoy, 12 miles from Cap Blanc Nez.

  4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
0.7
0.5
0.5
Average period (s) 6 6 6 6

All wavebuoys around Cap Blanc Nez

Overall Cap Blanc Nez Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Cap Blanc Nez: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Cap Blanc Nez: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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Cap Blanc Nez Location Maps

Cap Blanc Nez Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Nord - Pas de Calais surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Cap Blanc Nez

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Cap Blanc Nez:

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Wave buoys nearest to Cap Blanc Nez:

Tide stations nearest to Cap Blanc Nez:

  • Closest tide station
    Calais
    6 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Wimereux
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Boulogne
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Oye-Plage
    15 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Saint-Martin-Boulogne
    16 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Cap Blanc Nez is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cap Blanc Nez is Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ), also in France, 47 km (29 miles) away.
  • Third is Manston Airport (MSE) in England, 52 km (32 miles) away.
  • Lydd Airport (LYX) in U.k. is 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • Oostende (Ostend) Airport (OST) in Belgium is the fifth nearest airport to Cap Blanc Nez and is 86 km (53 miles) away.
Cap Blanc Nez break location map and break info