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

Overall: 2.7

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East Wittering Spot ID

post Storm Ali groundswell, East Wittering photo

East Wittering

Photo credit: Fred Preston

Pulsing Sunday after Storm Ali, East Wittering photo

East Wittering

Photo credit: Fred Preston

Fred P popping up for a left at East Witterings photo

East Wittering

Photo credit: Fred Preston

Gnarly onshore day at East Witterings  photo

East Wittering

Photo credit: Andrew Fairlie & Fred Preston

Type: beach/groynes

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 8.9 °C

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Sunday, 29 March 2020, 09:02 Local time
Sunday 29
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 14 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 40
NE 45
NE 40
NE 35
Wind State off off off off

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East Wittering on the South Coast is a sheltered beach/groynes break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around high tide when the tide is rising. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of groynes, rips.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For East Wittering, 1 km from East Wittering.

IS AT (local time)

East Wittering Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Bracklesham Bay Waverider, 5 km from East Wittering.


Air temperature
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Current weather near East Wittering

Buoy Data:

At Bracklesham Bay Waverider, 3 miles from East Wittering.

  3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
Dominant period (s) 4.2 4.3 4.8 2.0

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Overall East Wittering Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March


Surf stats for East Wittering: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for East Wittering: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

East Wittering Location Maps

East Wittering Location Map

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Wave buoys nearest to East Wittering:

Tide stations nearest to East Wittering:

  • Closest tide station
    East Wittering
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Bognor Regis
    9 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to East Wittering is Southampton Airport (SOU) in England, 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to East Wittering is Gatwick (London) Airport (LGW), also in England, 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • Third is Bournemouth Airport (BOH) in England, 67 km (42 miles) away.
  • Heathrow (London) Airport (LHR) in Engalnd is 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • City (London) Airport (LCY) in England is the fifth nearest airport to East Wittering and is 105 km (65 miles) away.
East Wittering break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for East Wittering, South Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view East Wittering sea temperature, East Wittering photographs, East Wittering detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, East Wittering webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and East Wittering tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom 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 East Wittering.