Assateague Spot ID
Best: Swell SE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.0 °C
Assateague in Maryland is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here.
For North Beach Coast Guard Station, Maryland, 3 km from Assateague.
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At Ocean City Airport, 11 km from Assateague.
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At Delaware Bay Buoy, 29 miles from Assateague.
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Overall Assateague Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Use this relief map to navigate to Maryland surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Assateague
Tide stations nearest to Assateague:
- Closest tide station2 mi
- Second closest tide station2 mi
- Third closest tide station8 mi
- Fourth closest tide station8 mi
- Fifth closest tide station8 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Assateague is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 35 km (22 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Assateague is Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away.
- Third is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 90 km (56 miles) away.
- Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 105 km (65 miles) away.
- Patuxent River Nas Airport (NHK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Assateague and is 111 km (69 miles) away.
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