Folly Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-States – Carolina South)
Folly Beach Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell ENE | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 22.3 °C
Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 02:18 Local time
For Folly Island (outer coast), South Carolina, 1 miles from Folly Beach.
At BUOY-FBIS1, 5 km from Folly Beach.
At Edisto Buoy, 50 miles from Folly Beach.
Overall Folly Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Folly Beach
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Folly Beach:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Folly Beach Pier||1 mi|
|Second closest break||The Washout||2 mi|
|Third closest break||Berts Bar||9 mi|
|Fourth closest break||35th Street Iop||13 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Isle of Palms Pier||15 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Folly Beach:
|Closest wave buoy||Edisto Buoy||50 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Grays Reef Buoy||103 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Ocean Crest Pier Buoy||134 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Frying Pan Shoals Buoy||138 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||St Augustine Buoy||184 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Folly Beach:
|Closest tide station||Folly Island (outer coast)||1 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Folly River, north, Folly Island||1 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Folly Beach, Folly River bridge, Folly Island||1 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Folly Creek, Highway 171 bridge||2 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Abbapoola Creek Entrance||5 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Folly Beach:
|Closest ski area||Sapphire Valley (United States)||243 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (United States)||245 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Scaly Mountain (United States)||254 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sky Valley (United States)||257 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Appalachian Ski Mountain (United States)||261 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Folly Beach:
|Closest city location||Mount Pleasant (United States)||5 mi|
|Second closest city location||Charleston (United States)||9 mi|
|Third closest city location||North Charleston (United States)||16 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Goose Creek (United States)||23 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Summerville (United States)||29 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Folly Beach is Charleston Afb International Airport (CHS) in USA, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Folly Beach is Beaufort Mcas Airport (NBC), also in USA, 77 km (48 miles) away.
- Third is Santee Cooper Rgnl (Plymouth) Airport (MNI) in Montserrat Island, 106 km (66 miles) away.
- Savannah Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in USA is 134 km (83 miles) away.
- Hunter Aaf Airport (SVN), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Folly Beach and is 136 km (84 miles) away.