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Le Grand Large ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Le Grand Large Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.1 °C

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Monday, 14 October 2019, 05:34 Local time
Monday 14
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 20
E 15
ESE 20
Wind State cross-
off off cross

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Le Grand Large in Normandy is a beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Baubigny, 7 km from Le Grand Large.

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Le Grand Large Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At La Hague (Cape), 25 km from Le Grand Large.

light winds from the SSE

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Air temperature
13.6 °C

Current weather near Le Grand Large

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 55 miles from Le Grand Large.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.9
Average period (s) 7 7 8 8

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Overall Le Grand Large Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Le Grand Large is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Le Grand Large is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 40 km (25 miles) away.
  • Third is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR) in France is 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Le Grand Large and is 107 km (66 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Le Grand Large, Normandy. Use the tab navigation above to view Le Grand Large sea temperature, Le Grand Large photographs, Le Grand Large detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Le Grand Large webcams, current wind from Normandy live weather stations and Le Grand Large 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 Le Grand Large.