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Erie ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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Erie Spot ID

Peyton riipping, Erie photo


Photo credit: greg benson

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: -1.6 °C

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 19:13 Local time
Wednesday 17Thu
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 40
WNW 40
NW 35
NW 35
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Erie in Lake Erie is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf The best wind direction is from the southeast. Short period wind swells are the rule and the best wave direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Watch out for dangerous rips.

Pennsylvania wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Middle Branch, Baltimore Harbor, Maryland, 436 km from Erie.

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Erie Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Yacht Club Erie wx, 2 km from Erie.

wind obs. (37.0 kph from 11 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
8.9 °C

Current weather near Erie

Buoy Data:

At Erie Nearshore Buoy, 4 miles from Erie.

  2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.7
Dominant period (s) 5 6 6 5

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Town and city forecasts close to Erie:


  • The closest passenger airport to Erie is Youngstown Warren Rgnl Airport (YNG) in USA, 107 km (66 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Erie is Hamilton Airport (YHM) in Canada, 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Third is London Airport (YXU) in Canada, 130 km (81 miles) away.
  • Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in USA is 146 km (91 miles) away.
  • Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Erie and is 146 km (91 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Erie, Lake Erie. Use the tab navigation above to view Erie sea temperature, Erie photographs, Erie detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Erie webcams, current wind from Lake Erie live weather stations and Erie 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 Erie.