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Le Petit Train ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.2

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Le Petit Train Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.9 °C

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Friday, 18 October 2019, 23:50 Local time
FriSaturday 19
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 15
SW 20
SSE 20
Wind State cross cross cross-

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Le petit Train in Acquitaine is an exposed beach break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Beware of .

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Arcachon, 8 km from Le Petit Train.

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Le Petit Train Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At CapeFerret, 10 km from Le Petit Train.

light winds from the SE

Air temperature
16.5 °C

Current weather near Le Petit Train

Overall Le Petit Train Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


Surf stats for Le Petit Train: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Le Petit Train: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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  • The closest passenger airport to Le Petit Train is La Teste De Buch (Arcachon) Airport (XAC) in France, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Le Petit Train is Merignac (Bordeaux) Airport (BOD), also in France, 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is Medis (Royan) Airport (RYN) in France, 104 km (65 miles) away.
  • Chateaubernard (Cognac) Airport (CNG) in France is 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • St Agnant (Rochefort) Airport (RCO), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Le Petit Train and is 132 km (82 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Le Petit Train, Gironde. Use the tab navigation above to view Le Petit Train sea temperature, Le Petit Train photographs, Le Petit Train detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Le Petit Train webcams, current wind from Gironde live weather stations and Le Petit Train 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 Petit Train.