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Lampaul Ploudalmezeau ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.3
Difficulty Level: 1.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

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Lampaul Ploudalmezeau Surf Guide

Lampaul Ploudalmezeau in Brittany is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide.

Lampaul Ploudalmezeau Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
14.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Lampaul Ploudalmezeau:

The best conditions reported for surf at Lampaul Ploudalmezeau occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Lampaul Ploudalmezeau 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 0% of the time in January while 3% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 97% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
0%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
3%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
97%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Lampaul Ploudalmezeau Location Map

Interactive Lampaul Ploudalmezeau 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 Lampaul Ploudalmezeau is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES) in France, 23 km (14 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Lampaul Ploudalmezeau is Ploujean (Morlaix) Airport (MXN), also in France, 63 km (39 miles) away.

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Lampaul Ploudalmezeau Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 28 October 2021, 10:32 Local Time
Thursday 28
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m)
3
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.5
W
Period (s) 12 12 12 11
Wind (km/h)
40
45
45
45
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Lampaul Ploudalmezeau

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

Wind History at Lampaul Ploudalmezeau

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

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    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: inconsistent
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    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: rarely breaks
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    • Icon  s22.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away

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