uk es it fr pt nl
Rhos-On-Sea ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

Overall: 2.6

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed
Rhos-On-Sea break guidePhoto by: Gary Jones

Rhos-On-Sea Surf Guide

Rhos-On-Sea in North Wales is a reasonably exposed point break that only works once in a while. Winter and spring are the optimum times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the southwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the ideal wave direction is from the northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Take care of rocks/rips.

Rhos-On-Sea Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s32.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
6.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Rhos-On-Sea:

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

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Rhos-On-Sea (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Rhos-On-Sea with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 6% of the time in January while 9% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 85% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
6%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
9%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
85%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Rhos-On-Sea Location Map

Interactive Rhos-On-Sea 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 Rhos-On-Sea is Hawarden Airport (CEG) in England, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Rhos-On-Sea is Liverpool Airport (LPL), also in England, 59 km (37 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Rhos-On-Sea Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 6 March 2021, 11:00 Local Time
Saturday 06
9AM12PM3PM6PM
Wave (m) -
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 5
SSW 5
NNE 10
NNE 0
NE
Wind State glass glass on glass

Swell History at Rhos-On-Sea

Surf stats for Rhos-On-Sea, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Rhos-On-Sea

Wind stats for Rhos-On-Sea, 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 Rhos-On-Sea. Click below to view there surf guides.


Wave Buoys Nearest To Rhos-On-Sea: