Continent
Europe
Country
Italy
Next Big City
Grosseto
Next Town
Follonica
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Chop
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Choppy. Waves only with wind from S-W.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
July, August

Very big, soft sand, lots of space to launch a kite. Many tourists in summer.

Weather

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

During summer hot, no wetsuit needed. In winter cold, can also be less than 5┬░C.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
N, W, WNW, NW, NNW

Thermal wind in summer, around 15-18 knots. In spring and autumn frequent wind from N-W around 25-30 knots.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Grosseto Airport follow directions to Follonica. Here drive south until to the pier and access the water south of the pier.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

You have to enter the water using launching areas.

Nightlife

No information