Croatan Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-States – Virginia)
Croatan Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell ESE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 19.4 °C
Saturday, 25 May 2013, 21:26 Local time
For Inside channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia, 5 miles from Croatan.
At Oceana Naval Air Station Airport, 6 km from Croatan.
At Jamestown Buoy, 53 miles from Croatan.
Overall Croatan Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Croatan
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Croatan:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Damneck Naval Base||0 mi|
|Second closest break||Camp Pendleton||1 mi|
|Third closest break||1st Street Jetty||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Virginia Beach||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||42nd St VA Beach||6 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Croatan:
|Closest wave buoy||Jamestown Buoy||53 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Stingray Point Buoy||55 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Virginia Beach Buoy||63 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Potomac Buoy||88 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Diamond Shoals Buoy||126 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Croatan:
|Closest tide station||Inside channel, Rudee Inlet||3 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Lake Rudee, south end||3 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Rudee Heights, Lake Wesley||3 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Rudee Inlet entrance||3 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Virginia Beach||4 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Croatan:
|Closest ski area||Wintergreen Resort (United States)||178 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Massanutten (United States)||191 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Bryce Resort (United States)||206 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Ski Liberty (United States)||219 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||The Homestead Ski Area (United States)||229 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Croatan:
|Closest city location||Virginia Beach (United States)||4 mi|
|Second closest city location||Chesapeake (United States)||18 mi|
|Third closest city location||Norfolk (United States)||19 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Portsmouth (United States)||21 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Portsmouth Heights (United States)||23 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Croatan is Oceana Nas Airport (NTU) in USA, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Croatan is Norfolk International Airport (ORF), also in USA, 25 km (16 miles) away.
- Third is Norfolk Ns Airport (NGU) in USA, 34 km (21 miles) away.
- Langley Afb (Hampton) Airport (LFI) in USA is 49 km (30 miles) away.
- Newport News Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Croatan and is 61 km (38 miles) away.