42nd St VA Beach Spot ID
Best: Swell ESE | Wind WSW
Sea Temperature Today is: 24.8 °C
42nd St VA Beach in Virginiais a sandbar break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded. Beware of - Localism - Pollution.
For Virginia Beach, Virginia, 3 km from 42nd St VA Beach.
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At Oceana Naval Air Station Airport, 7 km from 42nd St VA Beach.
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Dry and partly cloudy
At Stingray Point Buoy, 49 miles from 42nd St VA Beach.
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Overall 42nd St VA Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July
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Visitor Reviews of 42nd St VA Beach
Tide stations nearest to 42nd St VA Beach:
- Closest tide stationVirginia Beach2 mi
- Second closest tide stationInside channel, Rudee Inlet2 mi
- Third closest tide stationLake Rudee, south end3 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationRudee Heights, Lake Wesley3 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationRudee Inlet entrance3 mi
Ski Resorts closest to 42nd St VA Beach:
- Closest ski areaWintergreen Resort (United States)174 mi
- Second closest ski areaMassanutten (United States)186 mi
- Third closest ski areaBryce Resort (United States)201 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSki Liberty (United States)213 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaThe Homestead Ski Area (United States)225 mi
Town and city forecasts close to 42nd St VA Beach:
- Closest city locationVirginia Beach (United States)1 mi
- Second closest city locationChesapeake (United States)17 mi
- Third closest city locationNorfolk (United States)17 mi
- Fourth closest city locationPortsmouth (United States)19 mi
- Fifth closest city locationPortsmouth Heights (United States)22 mi
This is the Surf-Forecast page for 42nd St VA Beach, Virginia. Use the tab navigation above to view 42nd St VA Beach sea temperature, 42nd St VA Beach photographs, 42nd St VA Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 42nd St VA Beach webcams, current wind from Virginia live weather stations and 42nd St VA 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 42nd St VA Beach.