Widemouth Bay, Cornwall

Widemouth Bay, Bude, Cornwall EX23, UK
Beach Lifeguard Apr - Sep

Widemouth Bay is a bay and beach on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, England, UK. It is about 3 miles (5 km) south of Bude. This stretch of coast is steeped in the smuggling history of times before, and not far south of Widemouth Bay can be found many little inlets and coves.

Widemouth Bay Surf
Widemouth Bay in North Cornwall is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and there is right hand reef break too.. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It’s often crowded here. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

Surf Forecast for Widemouth Bay, Cornwall

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How to read this surf forecast

Wave height refers to the size of the swell measured in open water close to the coastline. This means the actual size of the wave when it hits the beach may vary due to many factors including beach shape and orientation.

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Wind (mph)20 15 15 20 5
Wave height (ft)10 7 10 7 6
Last updated: 20-Feb-2019