uk es it fr pt nl
Stinky Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 3.4

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Stinky Bay Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.9 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Friday, 18 October 2019, 05:28 Local time
Friday 18
Wave (m) 3.5
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 50
WSW 50
WSW 50
WSW 50
Wind State on on on on

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Stinky Bay in Jersey is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the south. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. There is no beach break and there is also a left hand reef break.. Best around low tide. Often Crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Plemont, 2 km from Stinky Bay.

IS AT (local time)

Stinky Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Jersey Airport, 5 km from Stinky Bay.

strong winds from the WSW

Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Stinky Bay

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 54 miles from Stinky Bay.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.0
Average period (s) 7 7 7 8

All wavebuoys around Stinky Bay

Overall Stinky Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


Surf stats for Stinky Bay: see the swell variation by month.

Stinky bay.wind.statistics.octoberW.animatedW.label.animated

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

Stinky Bay Location Maps

Stinky Bay Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Stinky BayShoreline around Stinky BayRoads and rivers around Stinky Bay

Use this relief map to navigate to Jersey surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Stinky Bay

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Stinky Bay:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Stinky Bay:

Tide stations nearest to Stinky Bay:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Stinky Bay:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Stinky Bay:


  • The closest passenger airport to Stinky Bay is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Stinky Bay is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 33 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR) in France is 74 km (46 miles) away.
  • Armor (St.-brieuc Armor) Airport (SBK), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Stinky Bay and is 90 km (56 miles) away.
Stinky Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Stinky Bay, Jersey. Use the tab navigation above to view Stinky Bay sea temperature, Stinky Bay photographs, Stinky Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Stinky Bay webcams, current wind from Jersey live weather stations and Stinky Bay 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 Stinky Bay.