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Les Dunes ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.2
Difficulty Level: 2.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.4

Overall: 3.4

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Les Dunes break guide

Les Dunes Surf Guide

Les Dunes in Cote De Lumiere is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Ideal winds are from the northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around high tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of .

Les Dunes Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent19.5°C

Surfing Les Dunes:

The best conditions reported for surf at Les Dunes occur when a West-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Les Dunes sea temperature, Les Dunes photographs, Les Dunes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Les Dunes webcams, current wind from Vendee live weather stations and Les Dunes 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 Les Dunes

Les Dunes Surf:

Monday, 13 July 2020, 16:28 Local time
Monday 13Tue
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 25
NW 25
NW 20
NNW 15
Wind State cross cross cross-

Tide Times:

For Olonne-sur-Mer, 5 km from Les Dunes.

IS AT (local time)

Les Dunes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At La Roche - Les Ajoncs, 39 km from Les Dunes.

light winds from the NNW

no report
Air temperature
25.7 °C

Current weather near Les Dunes

Overall Les Dunes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Les Dunes: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Les Dunes: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Another lovely day in France, Les Dunes photo

Les Dunes

Photo credit: John Foot

Les Dunes Location Maps

Les Dunes Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Les Dunes:

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Wave buoys nearest to Les Dunes:

Tide stations nearest to Les Dunes:

  • Closest tide station
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Les Sables d'Olonne
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    12 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Les Dunes is Les Ajoncs (La Roche-sur-yon) Airport (EDM) in France, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Les Dunes is Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), also in France, 68 km (42 miles) away.
  • Third is Montoir (St.-nazaire) Airport (SNR) in France, 87 km (54 miles) away.
  • Le Pontreau (Cholet) Airport (CET) in France is 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • St Agnant (Rochefort) Airport (RCO), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Les Dunes and is 100 km (62 miles) away.
Les Dunes break location map and break info