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Towan Surf Forecast / Cornwall (North) / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Friday 27 Jan 2023 GMT
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Towan surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Towan sea temperature is 9.7 °C (Statistics for 27 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 10.0 max: 10.8 min: 9.0 °C)
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Towan surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Towan sea temperature is 9.7 °C (Statistics for 27 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 10.0 max: 10.8 min: 9.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 27 km away suggest it is still onshore at Towan (light winds from the NE at Camborne).

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27 km away, 1 h 36 min ago

Light
15 km/h
NE
6.5
9.7
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Towan today?

The current surf forecast for Towan at 4PM is: 0.6m 10s primary swell from a West direction and 0.2m 16s secondary swell from a West direction, 0.5m 4s secondary swell from a North direction (forecast issued at 11:00am January 27). The wind direction is predicted to be onshore.

Time (GMT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Jan)2.5ft (0.8m)10s
Afternoon (27 Jan)2.5ft (0.7m)10s
Evening (27 Jan)2ft (0.6m)9s

Table - waves today at Towan. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wednesday
01
Thursday
02
Friday
03
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.8
W
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.1
W
1.1
W
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.1
NW
1.6
W
1.6
WNW
1.3
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.6
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.9
WNW
1
WNW
1
WNW
1
WNW
1
WNW
1
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.4
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.1
WNW
1
W
1
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.9
WNW
Period(s) (?)1010101099151514141413131313131212121212121211111113111311121212111367712121212121212121413131313121212121212111111
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)131969466624575711041461842252862862822091991901841801771371329388883072294183313363362241987213206165263754895373768847969298419384367361273248505404343279288221202198
Wind
(km/h)
15
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
15
NNE
10
ENE
5
ENE
0
E
5
N
10
N
10
NNW
10
NNW
5
N
5
WNW
10
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
20
WNW
20
W
25
W
25
W
25
WNW
25
NNW
30
NNW
25
NNW
15
NNW
15
NW
15
NW
10
W
15
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
W
25
W
25
W
30
W
25
WNW
25
NW
30
NW
30
WNW
30
WNW
30
W
35
WNW
30
WNW
25
WNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
25
W
25
W
25
WNW
20
WNW
20
NW
20
NW
15
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
15
NNW
20
N
15
N
15
N
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
ononononcross-
on
glassglassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
9:06AM
6.29
9:31PM
5.76
9:55AM
5.76
10:23PM
5.32
10:50AM
5.24
11:23PM
4.94
11:56AM
4.83
12:35AM
4.71
1:14PM
4.64
1:51AM
4.70
2:27PM
4.70
2:57AM
4.89
3:26PM
4.93
3:49AM
5.19
4:12PM
5.22
Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:33PM
0.80
3:50AM
1.09
4:21PM
1.29
4:43AM
1.55
5:17PM
1.73
5:47AM
1.93
6:26PM
2.05
7:06AM
2.12
7:45PM
2.15
8:26AM
2.08
8:56PM
2.02
9:29AM
1.85
9:51PM
1.75
10:17AM
1.55

Note: the tide data above is for Newquay which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Towan.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Towan blow from the SW

Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wednesday
01
Thursday
02
Friday
03
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C666654456677788998910101010766777881011111010988899998888910101111111098899
Feels °C (?)211222232344554553455551012344366544431122233343466678754456
Sunrise8:02-------8:00-------7:58-------7:58-------7:56-------7:54-------7:52-------7:52---
Sunset--5:04-------5:06-------5:07-------5:08-------5:10-------5:13-------5:14-------5:15-

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