42nd St VA Beach Spot ID
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Sea Temperature Today is: 24.8 °C
42nd St VA Beach in Virginiais a sandbar break that has unreliable waves with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the west southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Beware of - Localism - Pollution.
For Virginia Beach, Virginia, 3 km from 42nd St VA Beach.
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At BUOY-CHYV2, 7 km from 42nd St VA Beach.
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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 August
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- The closest passenger airport to 42nd St VA Beach is Oceana Nas Airport (NTU) in USA, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to 42nd St VA Beach is Norfolk International Airport (ORF), also in USA, 20 km (12 miles) away.
- Third is Norfolk Ns Airport (NGU) in USA, 28 km (17 miles) away.
- Langley Afb (Hampton) Airport (LFI) in USA is 41 km (25 miles) away.
- Newport News Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 42nd St VA Beach and is 54 km (34 miles) away.
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