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Galveston-61st Street Pier ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Galveston-61st Street Pier (light winds from the SSE at BUOY-GTOT2 2 km from Galveston-61st Street Pier). 0.5m 6 s period swell from S with 0.8m 5 s period wind swell from SSE
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9 km/h
SSE
Glassy
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Galveston-61st Street Pier Surf Forecast / Texas / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Saturday 20 Jan 2018 CST

Galveston-61st Street Pier surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Galveston-61st Street Pier sea temperature is 11.6 °C (Statistics for 20 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 18.0 max: 20.2 min: 16.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.7
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.7
S
0.5
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0.3
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0.2
SSE
0.1
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0.4
E
0.7
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0.7
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.8
E
0.7
ESE
0.6
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.7
ESE
0.8
SE
0.8
SE
0.6
SE
Period(s) (?)66556566677455555555455
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)274039403443341875242227252926171919243016
Wind
(km/h)
25
SSE
25
S
25
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
30
S
20
NW
25
NNW
25
N
20
NE
15
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25
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25
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25
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Wind State(?)oncross-
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High Tide
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7:48PM
0.27
4:47AM
0.21

8:12PM
0.26
6:14AM
0.18

8:33PM
0.24
8:13AM
0.16

8:48PM
0.23
10:19AM
0.17

9:00PM
0.23

12:14PM
0.21






Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:46AM
-0.12

12:41AM
0.18

12:20PM
-0.07
1:32AM
0.14

12:56PM
-0.02
2:26AM
0.09

1:37PM
0.04

3:22AM
0.02
2:26PM
0.11

4:20AM
-0.05
3:31PM
0.18






Note: the tide data above is for Galveston (Galveston Channel), Texas which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Galveston-61st Street Pier.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Galveston-61st Street Pier blow from the NNW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
191918182021141612913138109710111316191819
Sunrise
7:13--7:11--7:11--7:11--7:11--7:11--7:11--7:09-
Sunset
-5:46--5:47--5:49--5:50--5:51--5:51--5:52--5:52
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sun night. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Sun night, min 10°C on Tue morning). Mainly fresh winds.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 19°C on Fri night, min 9°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ENE on Thu morning, light winds from the SSE by Sat afternoon).

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Information about the Galveston-61st Street Pier Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Galveston-61st Street Pier provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Galveston-61st Street Pier can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Galveston-61st Street Pier surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Galveston-61st Street Pier) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Galveston-61st Street Pier may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Galveston-61st Street Pier is 2 km (1 miles) from Galveston. If you plan a vacation in Texas, look for hotels and other accommodation in Galveston. Galveston has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.