Dewey Beach Spot ID
Best: Swell ESE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 18.4 °C
Dewey Beach in Delawareis a beach break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the west. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The location means that it never gets crowded. Hazards include .
For Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, 2 km from Dewey Beach.
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At Rehoboth Beach, 2 km from Dewey Beach.
At Delaware Bay Buoy, 26 miles from Dewey Beach.
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Overall Dewey Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Dewey Beach is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Dewey Beach is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA, 55 km (34 miles) away.
- Third is Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA, 59 km (37 miles) away.
- Millville Muni Airport (MIV) in USA is 74 km (46 miles) away.
- Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Dewey Beach and is 91 km (57 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Dewey Beach, Delaware. Use the tab navigation above to view Dewey Beach sea temperature, Dewey Beach photographs, Dewey Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dewey Beach webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Dewey Beach 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 Dewey Beach.