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Wansbeck Estuary ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.3

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Wansbeck Estuary Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.1 °C

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Thursday, 21 November 2019, 10:50 Local time
Thursday 21
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 8 8 8 6
Wind (km/h) 30
SE 30
SE 30
ESE 30
Wind State cross-

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Wansbeck Estuary in North East England is a reasonably exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Winter and spring are the optimum times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the west. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the north northeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include pollution/rips.

United Kingdom wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, 2 km from Wansbeck Estuary.

IS AT (local time)

Wansbeck Estuary Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Newbiggin Waverider, 4 km from Wansbeck Estuary.


Air temperature
- °C

Current weather near Wansbeck Estuary

Buoy Data:

At Newbiggin Waverider, 2 miles from Wansbeck Estuary.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.4
Dominant period (s) 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7

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Overall Wansbeck Estuary Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November


Surf stats for Wansbeck Estuary: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Wansbeck Estuary: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Wansbeck Estuary Location Maps

Wansbeck Estuary Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Wansbeck Estuary:

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Wave buoys nearest to Wansbeck Estuary:

Tide stations nearest to Wansbeck Estuary:

  • Closest tide station
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    3 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    North Shields
    11 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Tyne River Entrance
    11 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Wansbeck Estuary is Newcastle Airport (NCL) in England, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Wansbeck Estuary is Teesside Airport (MME), also in England, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Third is Carlisle Airport (CAX) in England, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) in England is 145 km (90 miles) away.
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in U.k is the fifth nearest airport to Wansbeck Estuary and is 146 km (91 miles) away.
Wansbeck Estuary break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Wansbeck Estuary, North East England. Use the tab navigation above to view Wansbeck Estuary sea temperature, Wansbeck Estuary photographs, Wansbeck Estuary detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Wansbeck Estuary webcams, current wind from North East England live weather stations and Wansbeck Estuary tide predictions. The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United Kingdom wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Wansbeck Estuary.