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DuckPool ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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DuckPool Surf Guide

DuckPool in North Cornwall is an exposed beach break that has unreliable waves with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers mainly right hand waves. Best around low tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

DuckPool Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
8.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing DuckPool:

The best conditions reported for surf at DuckPool occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing DuckPool 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 29% of the time in April while 56% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
29%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
56%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
15%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore DuckPool Location Map

Interactive DuckPool 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 DuckPool is St Mawgan (Newquai) Airport (NQY) in England, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to DuckPool is Plymouth Airport (PLH), also in England, 60 km (37 miles) away.

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DuckPool Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 28 February 2021, 01:17 Local Time
Sunday 28
3AM6AM9AM12PM
Wave (m) 1.7
W
1.6
W
1.5
W
1.4
W
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 15
E 15
E 20
E 20
ENE
Wind State off off off off

Swell History at DuckPool

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

Wind History at DuckPool

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

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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon reef  redReef
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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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