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Gilgo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.3

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Gilgo Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 4.1 °C

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Thursday, 21 March 2019, 20:46 Local time
ThuFriday 22
Wave (m) 2.2
Period (s) 7 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 35
ENE 45
ENE 30
ENE 25
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Gilgo in Long Island New York is a beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. Often Crowded.

Bermuda wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Gilgo Heading, Long Island, New York (0 km).

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Gilgo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At West Gilgo Beach, 2 km from Gilgo.

moderate winds from the ESE

Air temperature
7 °C

Current weather near Gilgo

Overall Gilgo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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  • The closest passenger airport to Gilgo is Long Island Mac Arthur (Islip) Airport (ISP) in USA, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Gilgo is John F Kennedy International (New York) Airport (JFK), also in USA, 32 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is La Guardia (New York) Airport (LGA) in USA, 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Westchester Co (White Plains) Airport (HPN) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Teterboro Airport (TEB), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Gilgo and is 62 km (39 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Gilgo, Long Island NY. Use the tab navigation above to view Gilgo sea temperature, Gilgo photographs, Gilgo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Gilgo webcams, current wind from Long Island NY live weather stations and Gilgo 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 Gilgo.