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Traeth Lligwy Surf Guide

Traeth Lligwy in Anglesy is a quite exposed beach break that only works once in a while. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the southwest. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the ideal wave direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right.

Traeth Lligwy Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s22.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
10.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Traeth Lligwy:

The best conditions reported for surf at Traeth Lligwy occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Traeth Lligwy 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 4% of the time in January while 8% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 88% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
4%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
8%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
88%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Traeth Lligwy Location Map

Interactive Traeth Lligwy 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 Traeth Lligwy is Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) in England, 84 km (52 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Traeth Lligwy is Hawarden Airport (CEG), also in England, 88 km (55 miles) away.

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Traeth Lligwy Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 7 December 2021, 03:00 Local Time
Tuesday 07
3AM6AM9AM12PM
Wave (m)
1.1
WNW
0.8
WNW
1.1
SE
2
SE
Period (s) 6 5 4 6
Wind (km/h)
15
25
45
40
Wind State off cross cross cross-
off

Swell History at Traeth Lligwy

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

Wind History at Traeth Lligwy

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Traeth Lligwy. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    6km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: inconsistent
    20km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    23km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach reef and point
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    23km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    23km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Traeth Lligwy: