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Ingonish Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Ingonish Beach Surf Guide

Ingonish Beach in Cape Breton Island is an exposed beach break that only works once in a while with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds blow from the west southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include sharks,.

Ingonish Beach Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:

Surfing Ingonish Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ingonish Beach occur when a East-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

Nova-Scotia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Ingonish Beach sea temperature, Ingonish Beach photographs, Ingonish Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ingonish Beach webcams, current wind from Cape Breton Island live weather stations and Ingonish Beach tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Canada wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Ingonish Beach

Ingonish Beach Surf:

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 20:07 Local time
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 4 5 5 5
Wind (km/h) 5
ESE 15
SSE 15
Wind State on cross-

Tide Times:

For Ingonish Island, Nova Scotia, 3 km from Ingonish Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Ingonish Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Ingonish-Beach, 3 km from Ingonish Beach.

light winds from the E

Air temperature
8.3 °C

Current weather near Ingonish Beach

Overall Ingonish Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May


Surf stats for Ingonish Beach: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Ingonish Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Ingonish Beach Location Maps

Ingonish Beach Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Cape Breton Island surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Ingonish Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ingonish Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Ingonish Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Ingonish Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Ingonish Island
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Neil Harbour
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Dingwall (Was 1510)
    19 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Table Head Point
    21 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Black Rock Point
    23 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Ingonish Beach is Sydney Airport (YQY) in Canada, which is 59 km (37 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Ingonish Beach is Iles De La Madeleine Airport (YGR), also in Canada, 137 km (85 miles) away.
Ingonish Beach break location map and break info