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Frankport ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

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Frankport Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 8.8 °C

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Friday, 22 May 2015, 18:13 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
WNW
1.0
WNW
0.9
WNW
1.1
NW
Period (s) 10 10 10 8
Wind (km/h) 20
NNW 25
NNW 25
N 20
NNE
Wind State cross-
on
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Frankport in Oregon_South is a quite exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the east with some shelter here from south winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Often Crowded. Hazards include rips, sharks and rocks.

United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Frankport Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-PORO3, 20 km from Frankport.

light winds from the NNW

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Air temperature
15.1 °C

Current weather near Frankport

Buoy Data:

At Port Orford Buoy, 24 miles from Frankport.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.7
1.6
1.7
1.7
Dominant period (s) 8 9 11 9

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Overall Frankport Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Frankport:

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Wave buoys nearest to Frankport:

Tide stations nearest to Frankport:

  • Closest tide station
    Wedderburn, Rogue River
    10 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Port Orford
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Bandon, Coquille River
    37 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Brookings, Chetco Cove
    37 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Charleston
    53 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Frankport:

  • Closest ski area
    Mt Ashland (United States)
    93 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Willamette Pass (United States)
    139 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Mt Shasta (United States)
    140 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Mt Bachelor (United States)
    167 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Hoodoo Ski Area (United States)
    179 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Frankport:

  • Closest city location
    Grants Pass (United States)
    55 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Medford (United States)
    80 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Eugene (United States)
    122 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Springfield (United States)
    122 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Eureka (United States)
    124 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Frankport is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV) in USA, which is 308 km (191 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Frankport is Portland International Airport (PDX), also in USA, 364 km (226 miles) away.
Frankport break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Frankport, Oregon South. Use the tab navigation above to view Frankport sea temperature, Frankport photographs, Frankport detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Frankport webcams, current wind from Oregon South live weather stations and Frankport 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 Frankport.