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Nez Bayard ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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Nez Bayard Surf Forecast / Normandy / France

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 am Friday 26 Feb 2021 CET
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Nez Bayard surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nez Bayard sea temperature is 9.1 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 8.8 max: 10.1 min: 6.4 °C)
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Nez Bayard surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Nez Bayard sea temperature is 9.1 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 8.8 max: 10.1 min: 6.4 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 2 km away suggest it is still onshore at Nez Bayard (light winds from the N at La Hague (Cape)). 1.2m 13 s period swell from WNW

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1 h 22 min ago

Moderate
18 km/h
N
Onshore
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Nez Bayard this week:

The surf forecast for Nez Bayard over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Feb 26) at 4AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.9m and 12s period with a secondary swell of 0.1m and 13s. The wind is predicted to be onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Nez Bayard in the next 7 days are 1.1m 15s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Feb 27) at 4PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.7m 4s period and expected on Tuesday (Mar 02) at 1PM.

Wave TypeTime (CET) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 4AM (Fri 26th Feb)3ft (0.9m) 12s
Best Surf 1PM (Sat 27th Feb)3.5ft (1.0m) 16s
Most Powerful 4PM (Sat 27th Feb)3.5ft (1.1m) 15s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Nez Bayard over the next 7 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
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T france.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
1
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
1.1
WNW
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.3
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.4
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
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20
NNW
20
NNE
15
NE
10
NE
20
NE
15
NE
20
NE
25
ENE
30
ENE
25
ENE
25
E
30
E
20
SE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
S
15
SSW
15
WSW
10
S
10
SSE
5
WSW
0
ENE
10
E
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
glass
8:06AM
5.18
8:31PM
5.21
8:44AM
5.59
9:08PM
5.56
9:21AM
5.90
9:46PM
5.79
9:59AM
6.06
10:23PM
5.87
10:37AM
6.05
11:02PM
5.79
11:17AM
5.85
11:42PM
5.55
12:00PM
5.48
12:26AM
5.18
1:56AM
0.90
2:20PM
0.47
2:35AM
0.51
2:58PM
0.06
3:12AM
0.19
3:35PM
-0.22
3:50AM
-0.00
4:13PM
-0.33
4:28AM
-0.05
4:51PM
-0.26
5:08AM
0.06
5:31PM
-0.00
5:50AM
0.32
6:14PM
0.40
6:36AM
0.71

Note: the tide data above is for Anse St Martin which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Nez Bayard.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Nez Bayard blow from the S

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
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-7:56--7:54--7:52--7:50--7:48--7:46--7:43---
--6:45--6:46--6:47--6:50--6:52--6:52--6:54--

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 10°C on Thu night, min 6°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Fri night, fresh winds from the ENE by Sun afternoon).

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Tue afternoon, min 7°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Nez Bayard Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Nez Bayard provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Nez Bayard can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Nez Bayard surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Nez Bayard) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Nez Bayard may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Nez Bayard is 22 km (14 miles) from Equeurdreville-Hainneville. If you plan a holiday in Normandy, look for hotels and other accommodation in Equeurdreville-Hainneville. Equeurdreville-Hainneville has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.