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Rocher de Coulinec ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Rocher de Coulinec Surf Guide

Rocher de Coulinec in Finistere - Brittany is a reef break that has inconsistent surf. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Ideal winds are from the south. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west northwest. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rips and rocks.

Rocher de Coulinec Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
9.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Rocher de Coulinec:

The best conditions reported for surf at Rocher de Coulinec occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Rocher de Coulinec with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 44% of the time in October while 48% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 8% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
44%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
48%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
8%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Rocher de Coulinec Location Map

Interactive Rocher de Coulinec 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 Rocher de Coulinec is Pluguffan (Quimper) Airport (UIP) in France, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Rocher de Coulinec is Guipavas (Brest) Airport (BES), also in France, 38 km (24 miles) away.

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Rocher de Coulinec Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 26 February 2021, 16:54 Local Time
Friday 26Sat
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 1.5
W
1.4
W
1.3
W
1.3
W
Period (s) 12 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 10
NE 15
NE 15
ENE 10
ENE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross cross

Swell History at Rocher de Coulinec

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

Wind History at Rocher de Coulinec

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

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