Where to Surf

The table below presents illustratively where you should consider surfing depending on the swell conditions at Llangennith (used as a benchmark) and wind conditions.

Wind Direction 1ft at Llangennith 1-2 2-3 3-4 4-6 6-8+
NE Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate) Langland (Low tide, but may be small)
Llangennith (Any tide)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Llangennith / Rhossili (Any)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Crab Island (Low)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Crab Island (Low)
Note: Genith is never good on a Northerly wind, make sure its light wind conditions if heading down.
E Llangennith (Any) Llangennith (Any) Llangennith / Rhossili (Any) Llangennith / Rhossili (Any) Horton Reefs (Mid to High Tide)
Llangennith / Rhossili (Any)
Hunts Bay (Mid to High)
Rhossili (Any tide but difficult paddle out)
Note: Llangennith will be around 0.5ft – 1ft bigger than Rhossili
SE Llangennith / Rhossili (Any tide) Llangennith / Rhossili (Any tide) Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising)
S Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising) Rhossili (High tide rising)
Broughton (High tide, small wave)
Broughton (High tide) Broughton (High tide)
SW Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate) Llangennith (Any) Langland Bay (Low to mid tide) Langland Bay (Low tide) Langland Bay (Low tide)
Oxwich Beach (High, may be lucky with a small wave)
Oxwich Point (Low)
Oxwich Beach (High)
W Llangennith (Low) Llangennith (Low) Langland Bay (Low)

Caswell Bay (High, lifeguard station side)
Langland Bay (Low)
Caswell Bay (High, lifeguard station side)
Oxwich Beach (High, may be lucky with a small wave) Oxwich Beach (High tide)
NW Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate) Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate) Langland Bay (Low)

Caswell Bay (High, lifeguard station side)
Langland Bay (Low Tide) Langland Bay (Low Tide) Langland Bay (Low Tide)
N Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate) Gower Reefs (Low tide, small wave, check swell direction)
Llangennith (Any tide but only If your desperate)
Gower Reefs (Low, small wave)

Langland Bay (Low)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Crab Island (Low)
Gower Reefs (Low)
Langland Bay (Low)
Crab Island (Low)