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El Corniche ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.6

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El Corniche Surf Guide

El Corniche in Mediterranean Coast -Egypt is an exposed beach break. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the southeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Still reasonable in light onshore winds Windswells are much more common than groundswells and the ideal wave direction is from the north. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. The crowds in the water make a gath helmet a good idea.

El Corniche Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
rarely breaks
27.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing El Corniche:

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

Surf Forecasts:

Explore El Corniche Location Map

Interactive El Corniche 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 nearest passenger airport to El Corniche is Alexandria International Airport (ALY) in Egypt, which is 9 km (6 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to El Corniche is Cairo International Airport (CAI), also in Egypt, 186 km (116 miles) away.

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El Corniche Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 24 October 2020, 03:01 Local Time
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Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 10
W 15
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Swell History at El Corniche

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

Wind History at El Corniche

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

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    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    2km away
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    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    3km away
    • Icon  beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    8km away
    • Icon  beachBeach
    • Icon  s22.3
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    24km away
    • Icon  beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    76km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To El Corniche: