Continent
Europe
Country
England (UK)
Next Big City
Southampton
Next Town
Hythe
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shop, Shower, Toilet

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
No information
Best Tide:
Low tide, Coming tide

Varying states of tide height (4 meter change). Water can be very flat (mid to low tide) and also choppy on a high tide.

Beach

Type:
Pebbles
Size:
No information
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
No information

Gravel spit, so no chance of being blown out to sea.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

UK climate not a great deal of variation through the year, 0-20°C average. Water temperature 9°C in winter and 17°C in summer.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SSW, SW, WSW
Main Direction:
No information

Good wind most weeks of the year due to North Atlantic lows passing by. Best wind here in a southwesterly direction.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No information

Follow the M3 from London to the M27 junction 2 head towards Fawley, then follow the signs.

Extra information

Rules
Time

Ask locals before going out as kiting is not allowed on a high tide and onshore southeasterly wind due to buildings and their proximity.

Nightlife

No information