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Wimereux ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

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Wimereux Surf Guide

Wimereux in Nord - Pas de Calais is a beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Often Crowded. Hazards include - Man-made danger (buoys etc.) - Localism.

Wimereux Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Wimereux:

The best conditions reported for surf at Wimereux occur when a West-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Wimereux with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 2% of the time in November while 44% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 54% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
2%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
44%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
54%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Wimereux Location Map

Interactive Wimereux 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 Wimereux is Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ) in France, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Wimereux is Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF), also in France, 33 km (20 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Wimereux Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 20 June 2021, 12:13 Local Time
Sunday 20
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SW
Period (s) 3 4 4 4
Wind (km/h)
25
15
5
10
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross-
on
cross

Swell History at Wimereux

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

Wind History at Wimereux

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

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    • Icon  s32.6
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    • Icon  s33.0
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    6km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s22.4
    Reliability: inconsistent
    11km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    12km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    15km away

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