Higgins Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-States – Maine)
Higgins Beach Spot ID:
Best: Swell SE | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 14.5 °C
Wednesday, 19 June 2013, 23:14 Local time
For Richmond Island, Maine, 4 miles from Higgins Beach.
At Portland Airport, 10 km from Higgins Beach.
At Portland Buoy, 7 miles from Higgins Beach.
Overall Higgins Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June
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Visitor Reviews of Higgins Beach
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Higgins Beach:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Scarborough Beach||2 mi|
|Second closest break||Doc Browns||2 mi|
|Third closest break||Pine Point||4 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Two Lights||4 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Old Orchard Beach||5 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Higgins Beach:
|Closest wave buoy||Portland Buoy||7 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Western Maine Shelf Buoy||27 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Central Maine Shelf Buoy||47 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Gulf of Maine Buoy||63 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||West Penobscot Bay Buoy||73 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Higgins Beach:
|Closest tide station||Richmond Island||2 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Pine Point||3 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Fore River||6 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Old Orchard Beach||6 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Portland Head Light||6 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Higgins Beach:
|Closest ski area||Powderhouse Hill (United States)||35 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Lost Valley (United States)||40 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Shawnee Peak (United States)||44 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||King Pine (United States)||46 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Middlebury College Snow Bowl (United States)||46 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Higgins Beach:
|Closest city location||West Scarborough (United States)||6 mi|
|Second closest city location||Portland (United States)||8 mi|
|Third closest city location||Lewiston (United States)||37 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Dover (United States)||39 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Rochester (United States)||39 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Higgins Beach is Portland International Jetport Airport (PWM) in USA, 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Higgins Beach is Augusta State Airport (AUG), also in USA, 93 km (58 miles) away.
- Third is Laurence G Hanscom Fld (Bedford) Airport (BED) in USA, 146 km (91 miles) away.
- General Edward Lawrence Logan International (Boston) Airport (BOS) in USA is 146 km (91 miles) away.
- Bangor International Airport (BGR), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Higgins Beach and is 181 km (112 miles) away.