uk es it fr pt nl
Wickaninnish ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Wickaninnish Spot ID

Wick, Wickaninnish photo

Wickaninnish

Photo credit: Jay

Type: sandbar

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 8.4 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 13:24 Local time
Tuesday 18
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 1.4
W
1.3
W
1.3
W
1.2
W
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 5
WNW 10
ENE 10
E
Wind State cross glass cross cross-
on

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts


Wickaninnish in Vancouver Island is an exposed sandbar break that is often working The best wind direction is from the northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. Waves at the sandbar are both lefts and rights. When it's working here, it can get crowded.

Alaska United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Long Beach (Tofino Airport), 8 km from Wickaninnish.

IS AT (local time)

Wickaninnish Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At TofinoAirport, 9 km from Wickaninnish.

wind obs. (7 kph from 290 degs) was rejected

km/h
Air temperature
- °C

Current weather near Wickaninnish

Buoy Data:

At La Perouse Bank Buoy, 19 miles from Wickaninnish.

  9AM 10AM 11AM 12PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) -
1.7
-
1.5

All wavebuoys around Wickaninnish

Overall Wickaninnish Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

Wickaninnish.surf.statistics.februaryWsw.animatedWsw.label.animated

Surf stats for Wickaninnish: see the swell variation by month.


Wickaninnish.wind.statistics.februaryWsw.animatedWsw.label.animated

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

Wickaninnish Location Maps

Wickaninnish Location Map

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Wickaninnish:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Wickaninnish:

Tide stations nearest to Wickaninnish:

  • Closest tide station
    Ucluelet
    7 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Kennedy Cove
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Tofino
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Stopper Islands
    15 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Bamfield
    28 mi
Wickaninnish break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Wickaninnish, Vancouver Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Wickaninnish sea temperature, Wickaninnish photographs, Wickaninnish detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Wickaninnish webcams, current wind from Vancouver Island live weather stations and Wickaninnish tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada 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 Canada 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 Wickaninnish.