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Lowestoft ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.4

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Lowestoft Surf Forecast / East Anglia / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Monday 18 Oct 2021 BST
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Lowestoft surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Lowestoft sea temperature is 15.0 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 16.0 min: 13.1 °C)
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Lowestoft surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Lowestoft sea temperature is 15.0 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 14.3 max: 16.0 min: 13.1 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Lowestoft (calm at Southwold 16 km from Lowestoft).

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16 km away, 1 h 49 min ago

Calm
5 km/h
SSE
12.0
15.0
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Lowestoft today?

The current surf forecast for Lowestoft at 6AM is: 0.6m 4s primary swell from a South direction and 0.2m 9s secondary swell from a North direction (forecast issued at 12:00am October 18). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (18 Oct)2.5ft (0.7m)4s
Afternoon (18 Oct)3ft (0.9m)5s
Evening (18 Oct)3.5ft (1.0m)5s

Table - waves today at Lowestoft. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
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0.2
N
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.7
S
0.9
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1.1
S
0.9
S
0.7
S
0.9
S
0.2
N
0.2
NNE
0.2
NNE
0.2
NNE
0.2
NNE
0.2
NNE
0.2
N
0.2
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.2
N
0.3
N
0.3
N
0.3
N
0.3
N
0.2
N
0.3
NNE
1.5
N
2.4
NNE
2.3
NNE
2
NNE
1.7
N
1.4
NNE
1.2
NNE
1.1
NNE
1.1
NNE
1
NNE
0.9
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.8
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.7
NNE
0.6
NNE
0.6
NNE
0.5
NNE
0.4
NNE
0.9
S
1.1
S
1.1
SSE
1.3
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.1
SSE
0.9
SSE
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20
SW
20
SSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
25
S
30
SSW
30
S
30
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
15
SW
25
SSW
30
SW
35
SW
35
SSW
35
SSW
30
SSW
40
SW
35
SW
35
SW
40
SW
40
SW
30
SW
35
SW
30
WSW
35
W
25
SW
20
S
10
SE
40
W
15
W
25
WNW
30
NNW
45
N
40
NNW
35
NNW
35
NW
25
NW
20
W
20
WNW
20
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
15
WNW
10
WNW
10
W
5
SW
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
20
S
30
S
25
S
20
S
20
S
20
S
15
S
15
S
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscross-
on
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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8:49PM
2.46
8:27AM
2.48
9:31PM
2.47
9:12AM
2.55
10:08PM
2.46
9:52AM
2.59
10:41PM
2.44
10:29AM
2.60
11:11PM
2.42
11:05AM
2.58
11:38PM
2.41
11:39AM
2.52
12:05AM
2.39
12:14PM
2.45
12:35AM
2.38
2:37AM
1.15
3:03PM
0.49
3:18AM
1.05
3:44PM
0.46
3:55AM
0.96
4:23PM
0.47
4:30AM
0.89
4:59PM
0.54
5:03AM
0.84
5:31PM
0.64
5:34AM
0.83
6:00PM
0.75
6:02AM
0.85
6:22PM
0.87
6:30AM
0.89

Note: the tide data above is for Lowestoft, England which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Lowestoft.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Lowestoft blow from the W

Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
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