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La Courance ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.3
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.2
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 2.5

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La Courance Surf Guide

La Courance in Brittany is an exposed beach and reef break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right as well as a right hand reef break.. It very rarely gets crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

La Courance Spot Info

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Surfing La Courance:

The best conditions reported for surf at La Courance occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North.

Surf Forecasts:

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view La Courance sea temperature, La Courance photographs, La Courance detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Courance webcams, current wind from Loire Atlantique live weather stations and La Courance tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France 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 France 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 La Courance

La Courance Surf:

Sunday, 31 May 2020, 11:55 Local time
Sunday 31
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 9 9 9 10
Wind (km/h) 30
ENE 25
ENE 30
E 30
Wind State cross-

Tide Times:

For Saint Nazaire, France, 6 km from La Courance.

IS AT (local time)

La Courance Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Saint-Brevin les Pins, 9 km from La Courance.

light winds from the E

Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near La Courance

Overall La Courance Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May


Surf stats for La Courance: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for La Courance: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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La Courance Location Maps

La Courance Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to La Courance:

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Wave buoys nearest to La Courance:

Tide stations nearest to La Courance:

  • Closest tide station
    Saint Nazaire
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    La Baule-Escoublac
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Le Pouliguen
    7 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to La Courance is Montoir (St.-nazaire) Airport (SNR) in France, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Courance is Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), also in France, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is Meucon (Vannes) Airport (VNE) in France, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • Les Ajoncs (La Roche-sur-yon) Airport (EDM) in France is 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • St Jacques (Rennes) Airport (RNS), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to La Courance and is 101 km (63 miles) away.
La Courance break location map and break info