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La Jenny ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.6
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 4.2

Overall: 3.0

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La Jenny Surf Guide

La Jenny in Acquitaine is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of .

La Jenny Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing La Jenny:

The best conditions reported for surf at La Jenny occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing La Jenny with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 45% of the time in October while 49% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
45%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
49%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore La Jenny Location Map

Interactive La Jenny 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 La Jenny is La Teste De Buch (Arcachon) Airport (XAC) in France, 29 km (18 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to La Jenny is Merignac (Bordeaux) Airport (BOD), also in France, 40 km (25 miles) away.

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La Jenny Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 28 October 2021, 11:10 Local Time
Thursday 28
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m)
1.6
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.5
W
1.5
W
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h)
15
15
10
15
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross-
on
cross-
off

Swell History at La Jenny

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

Wind History at La Jenny

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

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