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Coombesgate Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Coombesgate Beach Surf Guide

Coombesgate Beach in North Devon is a beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. Sometimes crowded. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Coombesgate Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeach and reefIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
10.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Coombesgate Beach:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Coombesgate Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in April while 52% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 16% 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
52%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
16%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Coombesgate Beach Location Map

Interactive Coombesgate Beach 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 Coombesgate Beach is Swansea Airport (SWS) in Wales, 49 km (30 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Coombesgate Beach is Cardiff Airport (CWL), also in Wales, 65 km (40 miles) away.

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Coombesgate Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 16 May 2021, 09:33 Local Time
Sunday 16
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.3
WSW
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 20
SSW 25
WNW 25
W
Wind State cross cross on cross-
on

Swell History at Coombesgate Beach

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

Wind History at Coombesgate Beach

Wind stats for Coombesgate Beach, 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 Coombesgate Beach. Click below to view there surf guides.

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    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s43.9
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    0km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    5km away

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