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Ferme aux Cochons ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Ferme aux Cochons Surf Guide

Ferme aux Cochons in - is an exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east northeast. Poor surf in light onshore winds Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Be wary of sharks, they are not unknown here.

Ferme aux Cochons Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
29.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ferme aux Cochons:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ferme aux Cochons occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Ferme aux Cochons with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 28% of the time in April while 72% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 0% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
28%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
72%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
0%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Ferme aux Cochons Location Map

Interactive Ferme aux Cochons 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 Ferme aux Cochons is Port Gentil Airport (POG) in Gabon, 5 km (3 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Ferme aux Cochons is Omboue Hopital Airport (OMB), also in Gabon, 116 km (72 miles) away.

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Ferme aux Cochons Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 8 May 2021, 15:06 Local Time
Saturday 08Sun
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
Period (s) 14 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
W 10
WNW 10
WNW 5
WSW
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
on

Swell History at Ferme aux Cochons

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

Wind History at Ferme aux Cochons

Wind stats for Ferme aux Cochons, 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 Ferme aux Cochons. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beach  redBeach/jetty
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: inconsistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: inconsistent
    5km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.9
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s22.3
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    8km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    70km away

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