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East Side ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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East Side Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Peter Island – BVI, British Virgin Islands)

East Side Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell E | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.5 °C

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Thursday, 18 October 2018, 05:54 Local time
Thursday 18
Wave (m) 1.8
Period (s) 8 8 8 7
Wind (km/h) 35
ENE 35
ENE 30
ENE 30
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East Side in Peter Island is an exposed reef break that has unreliable waves. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Poor surf in light onshore winds Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the east. There are left and right breaking reefs. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for rocks,reef,urchins,jellyfish, and rips.

British Virgin Islands wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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East Side Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hansen Bay Saint John wx, 11 km from East Side.

wind obs. (3.2 kph from 240 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
25.1 °C

Current weather near East Side

Buoy Data:

At South of St. John, VI, 14 miles from East Side.

  1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.6
Dominant period (s) 7 7 7 7

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Overall East Side Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to East Side:

  • Closest city location
    Fajardo (Puerto Rico)
    71 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Carolina (Puerto Rico)
    91 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Trujillo Alto (Puerto Rico)
    94 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Caguas (Puerto Rico)
    99 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Catano (Puerto Rico)
    102 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to East Side is Terrance B Lettsome International (Roadtown/beef Island) Airport (EIS) in Virgin Isl., 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to East Side is Cyril E King (St. Thomas) Airport (STT), also in Virgin Isl., 43 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is Henry E Rohlsen (St. Criox Island) Airport (STX) in Virgin Isl., 75 km (47 miles) away.
  • Roosevelt Roads Ns Airport (NRR) in Puerto Rico is 115 km (71 miles) away.
  • Diego Jimenez Torres (Fajardo) Airport (FAJ), also in Puerto Rico is the fifth nearest airport to East Side and is 116 km (72 miles) away.
East Side break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for East Side, Peter Island. Use the tab navigation above to view East Side sea temperature, East Side photographs, East Side detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, East Side webcams, current wind from Peter Island live weather stations and East Side tide predictions. The British Virgin Islands swell maps link will open up the big picture showing British Virgin Islands 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 British Virgin Islands 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 East Side.