The United Kingdom swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United Kingdom and the surrounding seas.
These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United Kingdom wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations.
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Works best in offshore winds from the north with some shelter here from west winds. Also see Eastbourne surf quality by season and Eastbourne surf quality by month. This is the Surf-Forecast page for Eastbourne, South Coast.
Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the ideal wave direction is from the south southwest. Use the tab navigation above to view Eastbourne sea temperature, Eastbourne photographs, Eastbourne detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Eastbourne webcams, current wind from South Coast live weather stations and Eastbourne tide predictions.
Eastbourne on the South Coast is a sheltered beach break that only works once in a while.
Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The two graphs above are also combined in the single Eastbourne surf consistency graph.