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The Cove ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.0

Overall: 2.2

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The Cove Surf Guide

The Cove in North East England is a fairly exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northeast. No beach break here and there is also a left hand reef break.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Watch out for rocks.

The Cove Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s22.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
7.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing The Cove:

The best conditions reported for surf at The Cove occur when a North-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

Explore The Cove Location Map

Interactive The Cove 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 The Cove is Teesside Airport (MME) in England, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to The Cove is Newcastle Airport (NCL), also in England, 80 km (50 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.
The Cove Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 10 May 2021, 19:53 Local Time
Monday 10Tue
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 0.4
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
0.5
N
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 30
SSW 30
SSW 30
SSW 25
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at The Cove

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

Wind History at The Cove

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

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