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Whitby ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.2

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Whitby break guidePhoto by: Dave Gaskell

Whitby Surf Guide

Whitby in North East England is a quite exposed beach/pier break that has consistent surf. Winter and spring are the favoured times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the east northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded.

Whitby Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeach/pierIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
10.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Whitby:

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

Surf Forecasts:

Explore Whitby Location Map

Interactive Whitby 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 Whitby is Teesside Airport (MME) in England, 52 km (32 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Whitby is Newcastle Airport (NCL), also in England, 92 km (57 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Whitby Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 17:12 Local Time
Tuesday 01Wed
3PM6PM9PM0AM
Wave (m) 1.9
N
1.7
NNE
1.6
NNE
1.4
NNE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
NNW 5
WNW 10
SW 10
SSW
Wind State cross cross off cross-
off

Swell History at Whitby

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

Wind History at Whitby

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

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