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Freeport Channel ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Freeport Channel Spot ID

Type: beach/Pier

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell E | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.8 °C

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Thursday, 23 November 2017, 09:03 Local time
Thursday 23
9AM12PM3PM6PM
Wave (m) 0.3
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.5
ENE
0.4
ENE
Period (s) 6 6 5 5
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 15
NNE 15
N 10
N
Wind State off off off off

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Freeport Channel in Texas is a sheltered beach/Pier break that has inconsistent surf. Spring and Summer provide the best conditions. The best wind direction is from the north. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the east. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of rips, sharks and jellyfish.

Texas wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Freeport Channel Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Freeport, 10 km from Freeport Channel.

light winds from the N

km/h
Air temperature
8 °C

Current weather near Freeport Channel

Buoy Data:

At Galveston Buoy, 65 miles from Freeport Channel.

  4AM 5AM 6AM 7AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
1.0
0.9
0.8
Dominant period (s) 5 5 5 5

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Overall Freeport Channel Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Freeport Channel is Scholes International At Galveston Airport (GLS) in USA, 69 km (43 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Freeport Channel is Palacios Muni Airport (PSX), also in USA, 84 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Ellington Fld (Houston) Airport (EFD) in USA, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • William P Hobby (Houston) Airport (HOU) in USA is 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • George Bush Intcntl Houston Airport (IAH), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Freeport Channel and is 124 km (77 miles) away.
Freeport Channel break location map and break info

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