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Woolacombe ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.9

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Woolacombe Surf Forecast / Devon (North) / UK

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Thursday 06 May 2021 BST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Woolacombe surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Woolacombe sea temperature is 10.1 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.8 max: 12.1 min: 9.2 °C)
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Woolacombe surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Woolacombe sea temperature is 10.1 °C (Statistics for 06 May 1981-2005 - mean: 10.8 max: 12.1 min: 9.2 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Devon (North)

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become very light (light winds from the ESE at Chivenor RAF 8 km from Croyde). Surf should be turning clean at Croyde.

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Actual: 31 min ago

Calm
3 km/h
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Clean
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How big are the waves at Woolacombe today?

The current surf forecast for Woolacombe at 9AM is: 0.6m 12s primary swell from a West direction and 0.7m 8s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 06:00am May 06). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy.

Time (BST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)2ft (0.6m)12s
Afternoon (06 May)1.5ft (0.5m)12s
Evening (06 May)2ft (0.6m)11s

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

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
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0.9
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.7
W
0.9
W
0.9
W
0.8
W
0.7
W
0.5
W
1.9
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.1
WSW
1.9
WSW
2
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.9
WSW
1.8
WSW
2.1
WSW
2.5
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.3
WSW
2.2
WSW
2
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.5
W
1.3
WSW
1.1
W
1
W
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
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15
SSW
5
SSW
10
N
25
NNW
30
NNW
25
NNW
20
NW
20
WNW
15
W
15
W
5
NNW
10
W
10
W
0
SSE
15
SE
35
SE
45
SE
45
SSE
40
SSW
40
SW
35
SSW
40
SSW
40
S
45
SSE
35
SW
25
S
35
S
40
SSW
40
SSW
40
S
40
SSW
35
SSW
35
SSW
40
SSW
45
SSW
50
SW
50
SW
45
SSW
35
S
40
S
35
SSW
35
S
30
SSW
30
SSW
30
SSW
30
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
S
15
SSW
10
WNW
15
W
20
W
10
WSW
5
SSE
10
SE
5
E
10
ENE
10
N
15
WNW
crosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
ononglasscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrossononononglasscross-
off
offcross-
off
crosscross-
on
2:56AM
7.29
3:35PM
7.20
4:00AM
7.73
4:31PM
7.68
4:50AM
8.15
5:15PM
8.09
5:32AM
8.46
5:53PM
8.38
6:09AM
8.63
6:27PM
8.56
6:43AM
8.70
6:58PM
8.67
7:14AM
8.71
7:28PM
8.72
7:45AM
8.66
9:13AM
2.63
9:45PM
2.65
10:12AM
2.23
10:37PM
2.20
10:58AM
1.87
11:19PM
1.84
11:37AM
1.60
11:54PM
1.60
12:10PM
1.43
12:25AM
1.44
12:40PM
1.32
12:55AM
1.35
1:09PM
1.26
1:24AM
1.33

Note: the tide data above is for Ilfracombe, England which is 8 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Woolacombe.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Woolacombe blow from the E

Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
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partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
cloudy
clear
rain showers
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
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