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Gwithian ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.2
Consistency of Surf: 2.8
Difficulty Level: 2.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 1.2

Overall: 2.7

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Gwithian Surf Forecast / Cornwall (North) / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 14 Apr 2021 BST
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Gwithian surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Gwithian sea temperature is 9.6 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 10.1 max: 10.8 min: 8.6 °C)
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Gwithian surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Gwithian sea temperature is 9.6 °C (Statistics for 14 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 10.1 max: 10.8 min: 8.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Cornwall (North)

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-on wind has become light (light winds from the NE at Newquay 8 km from Fistral-North).

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Actual: 43 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
ENE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Gwithian today?

The current surf forecast for Gwithian at 1AM is: 0.2m 13s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.2m 2s secondary swell from a North direction (forecast issued at 06:00pm April 14). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 7s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 Apr)1ft (0.3m)13s
Afternoon (15 Apr)1ft (0.3m)12s
Evening (15 Apr)1.5ft (0.4m)11s

Table - waves today at Gwithian. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thu
22
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T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T unitedkingdom.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
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0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.3
WSW
0.4
SW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.5
WSW
0.5
WSW
0.5
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.7
W
0.8
W
0.9
W
1
W
1.1
W
1.2
W
1.2
W
1.2
W
1.3
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.4
W
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.1
W
2.1
NW
2
NNW
1.9
NNW
2.5
N
2.5
N
2.5
N
2.1
N
1.7
N
1.4
N
1.2
N
1.1
N
0.9
N
0.5
W
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5
NNE
10
NE
10
NE
10
ESE
10
ESE
15
E
20
E
20
E
15
E
15
ESE
5
ESE
5
E
10
ENE
10
E
15
E
10
E
5
ENE
5
ENE
5
SE
5
E
5
ESE
5
SE
10
SSE
15
S
20
S
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
S
20
S
20
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
25
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
30
SE
30
ESE
30
E
20
NE
40
NNE
45
N
40
N
40
N
35
N
35
N
40
N
35
N
30
N
30
NNE
30
NNE
25
NNE
20
NNE
15
NE
10
ENE
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffglasscross-
off
glassglassoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
7:39PM
5.94
7:55AM
5.85
8:09PM
5.76
8:25AM
5.58
8:40PM
5.50
8:58AM
5.26
9:14PM
5.19
9:34AM
4.90
9:54PM
4.84
10:20AM
4.55
10:48PM
4.53
11:25AM
4.28
12:05AM
4.35
12:55PM
4.22
1:32PM
0.43
1:47AM
0.49
2:01PM
0.61
2:18AM
0.70
2:32PM
0.88
2:50AM
0.99
3:04PM
1.20
3:25AM
1.33
3:42PM
1.54
4:09AM
1.69
4:30PM
1.88
5:09AM
1.98
5:40PM
2.12
6:34AM
2.10
7:12PM
2.11

Note: the tide data above is for Hayle which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Gwithian.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Gwithian blow from the ESE

Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thu
22
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
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