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Phingask ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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Phingask Surf Guide

Phingask on the East Coast is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. Winter and spring are the optimum times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the south. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north. A reef breaks left. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Beware of rips and rocks.

Phingask Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
12.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Phingask:

The best conditions reported for surf at Phingask occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Phingask with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 14% of the time in March while 26% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 60% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
14%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
26%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
60%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Phingask Location Map

Interactive Phingask 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 Phingask is Dyce (Aberdeen) Airport (ABZ) in U.k, 56 km (35 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Phingask is Lossiemouth Airport (LMO), also in U.k, 79 km (49 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Phingask Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 25 June 2021, 05:49 Local Time
Friday 25
4AM7AM10AM1PM
Wave (m) 2.4
N
2.4
N
2.4
N
2.5
N
Period (s) 7 7 7 8
Wind (km/h)
40
40
40
40
Wind State on on on on

Swell History at Phingask

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

Wind History at Phingask

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Phingask. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef/jetty
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Phingask: