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Mauvaise Greve break guidePhoto by: Huber

Mauvaise Greve Surf Guide

Mauvaise Greve in Finistere - Brittany is a beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the south southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Hazards include - Rocks.

Mauvaise Greve Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Mauvaise Greve:

The best conditions reported for surf at Mauvaise Greve occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Mauvaise Greve with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 34% of the time in October while 49% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 17% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Mauvaise Greve Location Map

Interactive Mauvaise Greve 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 Mauvaise Greve is Ploujean (Morlaix) Airport (MXN) in France, 22 km (14 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Mauvaise Greve is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES), also in France, 37 km (23 miles) away.

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Mauvaise Greve Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 25 June 2022, 00:23 Local Time
FriSaturday 25
Wave (m)
Period (s) 7 8 9 9
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross cross-

Swell History at Mauvaise Greve

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

Wind History at Mauvaise Greve

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

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