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Penhale ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

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Penhale Surf Forecast / Cornwall (North) / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Sunday 18 Apr 2021 BST
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Penhale surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Penhale sea temperature is 10.2 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 10.1 max: 11.0 min: 8.4 °C)
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Penhale surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Penhale sea temperature is 10.2 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 10.1 max: 11.0 min: 8.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Cornwall (North)

  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-shore wind at Penhale have swung cross-off (light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 130 to 190 degs) at Newquay 11 km from Penhale).

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1 h 9 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
SSE
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Penhale today?

The current surf forecast for Penhale at 4PM is: 1.0m 10s primary swell from a West direction and 0.4m 16s secondary swell from a West-northwest direction (forecast issued at 12:00pm April 18). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 3.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (18 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)10s
Afternoon (18 Apr)3.5ft (1.0m)10s
Evening (18 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)11s

Table - waves today at Penhale. (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
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
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1.1
W
1
W
1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1.1
W
1
W
1
W
1
W
1
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.6
W
1
W
1
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.4
WSW
0.4
WSW
0.3
W
0.4
W
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.7
WSW
0.6
W
0.8
W
1.5
W
2
W
2
W
1.9
W
1.8
W
1.7
W
1.6
W
2.2
W
2.2
W
2.1
W
2
W
2
W
2
W
1.9
W
1.9
W
1.8
W
1.8
W
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5
SSE
5
SSE
0
SSW
0
ESE
5
SE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
15
SE
15
SE
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
5
SE
5
ESE
5
ENE
5
ENE
5
NE
10
NNE
10
NNE
10
NE
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
15
ESE
20
ESE
25
ESE
20
ESE
20
E
30
ESE
30
ESE
35
ESE
40
ESE
40
ESE
40
ESE
40
ESE
45
ESE
45
ESE
50
ESE
50
ESE
55
ESE
50
ESE
45
ESE
30
SE
25
SE
20
SSE
15
SSE
20
ESE
20
ESE
20
ESE
10
ESE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SE
15
SE
20
SE
10
ESE
10
E
5
ENE
cross-
off
glassglassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
9:35AM
5.17
9:56PM
5.10
10:21AM
4.80
10:49PM
4.77
11:26AM
4.51
12:07AM
4.58
12:57PM
4.44
1:38AM
4.70
2:23PM
4.72
2:52AM
5.12
3:27PM
5.23
3:49AM
5.68
4:17PM
5.80
4:36AM
6.26
5:02PM
6.35
3:43PM
1.63
4:10AM
1.77
4:32PM
1.98
5:10AM
2.09
5:42PM
2.23
6:35AM
2.21
7:14PM
2.22
8:05AM
1.98
8:35PM
1.89
9:13AM
1.50
9:35PM
1.37
10:05AM
0.91
10:25PM
0.80
10:51AM
0.35

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

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