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

Overall: 2.4

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Teignmouth Surf Guide

Teignmouth in South Devon is a sheltered beach break that only works once in a while. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the northwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the ideal wave direction is from the south southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights.

Teignmouth Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s22.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
9.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Teignmouth:

The best conditions reported for surf at Teignmouth occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Teignmouth 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 5% of the time in January while 13% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 82% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
5%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
13%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
82%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Teignmouth Location Map

Interactive Teignmouth 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 Teignmouth is Exeter Airport (EXT) in England, 22 km (14 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Teignmouth is Plymouth Airport (PLH), also in England, 45 km (28 miles) away.

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Teignmouth Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 16:25 Local Time
Sunday 18Mon
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 0.2
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 10
S 10
SW 5
WSW 5
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Wind State cross-
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Swell History at Teignmouth

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

Wind History at Teignmouth

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

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