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Capbreton - Le Prevent ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Capbreton - Le Prevent break guidePhoto by: h2oholidays

Capbreton - Le Prevent Surf Guide

Capbreton - Le Prevent in Landes is a beach break. Offshore winds are from the east. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.

Capbreton - Le Prevent Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
13.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Capbreton - Le Prevent:

The best conditions reported for surf at Capbreton - Le Prevent occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Capbreton - Le Prevent (for consistent clean waves)?

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Capbreton - Le Prevent 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 49% of the time in October while 46% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 5% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
49%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
46%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
5%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Capbreton - Le Prevent Location Map

Interactive Capbreton - Le Prevent 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 Capbreton - Le Prevent is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Capbreton - Le Prevent is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 43 km (27 miles) away.

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Capbreton - Le Prevent Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 06:59 Local Time
Sunday 18
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.6
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.7
WNW
Period (s) 11 11 12 12
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 5
SE 0
NE 15
NW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
glass cross-
on

Swell History at Capbreton - Le Prevent

Surf stats for Capbreton - Le Prevent, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Capbreton - Le Prevent

Wind stats for Capbreton - Le Prevent, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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