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Ramsgate ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

Overall: 2.4

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Ramsgate Surf Guide

Ramsgate on the South Coast is a sheltered beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the optimum wave angle is from the southwest.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Watch out for rocks.

Ramsgate Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:

Surfing Ramsgate:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ramsgate occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Ramsgate sea temperature, Ramsgate photographs, Ramsgate detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ramsgate webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and Ramsgate tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United Kingdom wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Ramsgate

Ramsgate Surf:

Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 10:12 Local time
Tuesday 07
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 4 4 2 3
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 20
SSW 20
SW 10
Wind State cross cross-
cross off

Tide Times:

At Ramsgate (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Ramsgate Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At London, 3 km from Ramsgate.


Air temperature
20 °C

Current weather near Ramsgate

Buoy Data:

At Goodwin Sands Waverider, 6 miles from Ramsgate.

  4AM 5AM 6AM 7AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.4
Dominant period (s) 5.6 5.9 5.9 6.7

All wavebuoys around Ramsgate

Overall Ramsgate Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

Surf stats for Ramsgate: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Ramsgate: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Ramsgate Location Maps

Ramsgate Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to South Coast surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Ramsgate

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ramsgate:

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Wave buoys nearest to Ramsgate:

Tide stations nearest to Ramsgate:

  • Closest tide station
    0 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Herne Bay
    13 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    16 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ramsgate is Manston Airport (MSE) in England, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ramsgate is Lydd Airport (LYX) in U.k., 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • Third is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF) in France, 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Southend Airport (SEN) in England is 57 km (35 miles) away.
  • Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Ramsgate and is 92 km (57 miles) away.
Ramsgate break location map and break info