Chicahauk Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell E | Wind WSW
Sea Temperature Today is: 20.7 °C
Chicahauk in North Carolinais a sandbar break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the east. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for - Rips / undertow - Localism - Sharks.
For Kitty Hawk (ocean), North Carolina, 2 km from Chicahauk.
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At BUOY-DUKN7, 8 km from Chicahauk.
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At Virginia Beach Buoy, 60 miles from Chicahauk.
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Overall Chicahauk Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October
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Use this relief map to navigate to Carolina North surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Chicahauk
Tide stations nearest to Chicahauk:
- Closest tide stationKitty Hawk (ocean)1 mi
- Second closest tide stationDuck Pier, outside5 mi
- Third closest tide stationFRF Pier, Duck5 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationKill Devil Hills6 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationJennette's Pier16 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Chicahauk:
- Closest ski areaWintergreen Resort (United States)213 mi
- Second closest ski areaMassanutten (United States)232 mi
- Third closest ski areaBryce Resort (United States)249 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaThe Homestead Ski Area (United States)262 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSki Liberty (United States)267 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Chicahauk:
- Closest city locationVirginia Beach (United States)53 mi
- Second closest city locationChesapeake (United States)58 mi
- Third closest city locationNorfolk (United States)60 mi
- Fourth closest city locationPortsmouth (United States)60 mi
- Fifth closest city locationPortsmouth Heights (United States)61 mi
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chicahauk, Carolina North. Use the tab navigation above to view Chicahauk sea temperature, Chicahauk photographs, Chicahauk detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chicahauk webcams, current wind from Carolina North live weather stations and Chicahauk 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 Chicahauk.