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The Pass ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.3

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The Pass Spot ID

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Type: beach/Jetty

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell ESE | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.8 °C

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Friday, 9 December 2016, 17:06 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.4
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Period (s) 5 - - -
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 25
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Wind State cross-
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Amazons in Alabama is a fairly exposed beach/Jetty break. The optimum conditions for surfing are during the hurricane season. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Windswells are much more common than groundswells and the best wave direction is from the east southeast. The beach breaks offer left-handers. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of rips and sharks.

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Channel entrance, Saint Andrew Bay, Florida, 1 km from The Pass.

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The Pass Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Marriott Drive Panama City Beach wx, 3 km from The Pass.

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Air temperature
14.4 °C

Current weather near The Pass

Buoy Data:

At Pensacola Buoy, 93 miles from The Pass.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.2
2.0
1.7
1.5
Dominant period (s) 6 6 6 6

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Overall The Pass Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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The Pass Location Maps

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to The Pass is Tyndall Afb (Panama City) Airport (PAM) in USA, 16 km (10 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to The Pass is Eglin Afb (Valparaiso) Airport (VPS) in Usa (florida, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Third is Hurlburt Fld (Mary Esther) Airport (HRT) in USA, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Bob Sikes (Crestview) Airport (CEW) in USA is 105 km (65 miles) away.
  • Dothan Rgnl Airport (DHN), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to The Pass and is 136 km (84 miles) away.
The Pass break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for The Pass, Florida - Gulf. Use the tab navigation above to view The Pass sea temperature, The Pass photographs, The Pass detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, The Pass webcams, current wind from Florida - Gulf live weather stations and The Pass tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 States wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around The Pass.