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Buccaneer ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Buccaneer Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.9 °C

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Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 05:20 Local time
Wednesday 23
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 10
SE 10
ESE 20
Wind State cross cross cross-

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Buccaneer in North Florida is a reef break that has very consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the east northeast. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Take care of - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Sharks.

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Buccaneer Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Phoenix I survived Hurricane Matthew Satellite Beach wx, 1 km from Buccaneer.


Air temperature
24.8 °C

Current weather near Buccaneer

Buoy Data:

At Cape Canaveral Nearshore, FL, 16 miles from Buccaneer.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
Dominant period (s) 9 6 6 6

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Overall Buccaneer Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Town and city forecasts close to Buccaneer:


  • The closest passenger airport to Buccaneer is Patrick Afb (Coco Beach) Airport (COF) in USA, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Buccaneer is Melbourne International Airport (MLB), also in USA, 10 km (6 miles) away.
  • Third is Vero Beach Muni Airport (VRB) in USA, 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • Orlando International Airport (MCO) in USA is 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Executive (Orlando) Airport (ORL), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Buccaneer and is 83 km (52 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Buccaneer, Florida - North. Use the tab navigation above to view Buccaneer sea temperature, Buccaneer photographs, Buccaneer detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Buccaneer webcams, current wind from Florida - North live weather stations and Buccaneer 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 Buccaneer.