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Great Yarmouth ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 2.2

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Great Yarmouth Surf Guide

Great Yarmouth in East Anglia is a fairly exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the west. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the north. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide when the tide is rising.

Great Yarmouth Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
16.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Great Yarmouth:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Great Yarmouth with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 8% of the time in November while 10% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 82% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
8%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
10%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
82%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Great Yarmouth Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 23 September 2020, 05:35 Local Time
Wednesday 23
4AM7AM10AM1PM
Wave (m) 0.1
N
-
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0.1
N
-
-
Period (s) 6 - 12 -
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 15
SSW 15
SW 20
SW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Great Yarmouth

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

Wind History at Great Yarmouth

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

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