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Hoddevik ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Hoddevik Surf Guide

Hoddevik in South and West Norway is a fairly exposed beach break that is usually a safe bet. The best wind direction is from the southeast with some shelter here from north winds. The best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach breaks favour lefts. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here.

Hoddevik Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
6.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Hoddevik:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Hoddevik with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 30% of the time in January while 30% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 40% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
30%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
30%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
40%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Hoddevik Location Map

Interactive Hoddevik 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 Hoddevik is Floro Airport (FRO) in Norway, 61 km (38 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Hoddevik is Vigra (Alesund) Airport (AES), also in Norway, 69 km (43 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Hoddevik Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 14:15 Local Time
Wednesday 27Thu
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 1.4
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.4
NNW
1.7
NNW
Period (s) 10 10 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 20
SW 25
SSW 15
SW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross

Swell History at Hoddevik

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

Wind History at Hoddevik

Wind stats for Hoddevik, 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 Hoddevik. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: consistent
    5km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: inconsistent
    48km away
    • Icon pointPoint
    • Icon  s22.1
    Reliability:
    58km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s54.6
    Reliability: very consistent
    82km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    Reliability:
    140km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Hoddevik: