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Vanthrax Surf Forecast / La Cote Basque / France

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Monday 26 Sep 2022 CEST
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Vanthrax surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Vanthrax sea temperature is 20.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 21.1 min: 17.1 °C)
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Vanthrax surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Vanthrax sea temperature is 20.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 21.1 min: 17.1 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for La Cote Basque

  1. weather stationWind Update The cross-on wind has turned onshore at Biarritz - Cote des Basques (light winds from the W at Biarritz/Anglet Airport 4 km from Biarritz - Cote des Basques).

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Actual: 49 min ago

Light
15 km/h
SW
Cross-Off
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How big are the waves at Vanthrax today?

The current surf forecast for Vanthrax at 2PM is: 1.1m 9s primary swell from a Northwest direction (forecast issued at 07:00am September 26). An open ocean swell of 0.4m 3s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 2.

Time (CEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (26 Sep)3.5ft (1.1m)9s
Afternoon (26 Sep)3.5ft (1.1m)9s
Evening (26 Sep)0.5ft (0.1m)26s

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

Updates in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
01
Sunday
02
Monday
03
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
222210132222222422323333523232443342233333223555555434443332
Swell
Height Map
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T france.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.27.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.33.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.51.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.57.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.75.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.81.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.99.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.105.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.123.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.129.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.147.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.153.cc23
T france.htsgw.metric.168.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.171.cc23T france.htsgw.metric.177.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.1
NW
1.1
NW
1.1
NW
1.1
NW
1.3
NW
0.1
NW
2
WNW
2.4
WNW
2.5
NW
2.4
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
NW
2.3
NW
2.5
NW
3
NW
3.5
NW
3.5
NW
3.5
NW
3.5
NW
3.5
NW
3
NW
3
NW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
2.4
WNW
2
WNW
1.7
WNW
2
NW
2.1
NW
1.3
NW
2.1
NW
2
NW
1.8
NW
1.8
NW
1.7
NW
1.6
NW
1.5
NW
1.7
WNW
2.2
NW
2.5
NW
3
NW
3
NW
3.5
NW
3.5
NW
3
NW
3
NW
2.5
NW
2.4
NW
2.2
NW
2.1
NW
1.9
NW
1.9
NW
1.8
NW
1.6
NW
1.6
NW
1.5
NW
1.4
NW
Period(s) (?)889992678888899888991010101010999888119101010101099978999101010101112121212111111111111
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)1381771942122942633264478976269272883483468666985412831854219224372203196716931447103312447414883488847142967777236245775023793492976669891275178622752366185815611756157313241141957851766638582515467
Wind
(km/h)
10
W
5
W
10
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
30
W
30
W
25
NW
30
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
25
W
25
W
25
W
30
W
35
W
35
WNW
35
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
25
W
30
W
30
W
20
NW
15
NNW
20
NW
15
NNW
10
NW
20
NW
20
NW
25
NW
15
NW
25
WNW
25
WNW
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
20
WSW
25
W
30
W
25
WNW
20
WNW
15
W
15
WSW
15
W
15
W
10
W
10
WNW
5
NNW
5
NNE
5
NE
5
E
5
ESE
5
ESE
5
ENE
10
NE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
crossglassglassglassglassglassoncross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
5:29AM
3.67
5:42PM
3.90
6:00AM
3.76
6:14PM
3.93
6:33AM
3.79
6:48PM
3.87
7:07AM
3.73
7:25PM
3.72
7:44AM
3.59
8:07PM
3.50
8:27AM
3.39
8:56PM
3.22
9:21AM
3.15
10:02PM
2.93
10:35AM
2.95
Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:32AM
0.21
11:54PM
0.09
12:05PM
0.14
12:25AM
0.08
12:38PM
0.14
12:59AM
0.16
1:15PM
0.22
1:35AM
0.32
1:55PM
0.38
2:17AM
0.55
2:42PM
0.61
3:07AM
0.83
3:43PM
0.86
4:14AM
1.09

Note: the tide data above is for Hendaye which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Vanthrax.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Vanthrax blow from the WSW

Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
01
Sunday
02
Monday
03
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C151517171717161516171717181717161717181818171717161515161515151516161717181717181917192020191818171718191918171615141619
Feels °C (?)131415141212111012121211131213121312131213121213111012141212131213111413141514151614161617181717151618192120181715141617
Sunrise-7:56-------7:58--------8:00-------8:00-------8:02-------8:03-------8:03-------8:04-
Sunset----7:58-------7:55-------7:53-------7:52-------7:51-------7:49-------7:46-------

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