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Holmes Beach Pier ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.3

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Holmes Beach Pier Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.6 °C

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Sunday, 22 April 2018, 00:41 Local time
SatSunday 22
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 3 - - -
Wind (km/h) 30
E 25
E 25
E 25
Wind State cross-

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Holmes Beach Pier in Gulf Coast, Floridais a beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the optimum wave angle is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Crowds are never a problem here. Hazards include - Man-made danger (buoys etc.).

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Anna Maria Key, Bradenton Beach, Tampa Bay, Florida (0 km).

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Holmes Beach Pier Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Bradenton, 11 km from Holmes Beach Pier.


Air temperature
23 °C

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Buoy Data:

At Egmont Channel Entrance, FL, 15 miles from Holmes Beach Pier.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
Dominant period (s) 4 4 2 3

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Overall Holmes Beach Pier Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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  • The closest passenger airport to Holmes Beach Pier is Albert Whitted (St. Petersburg) Airport (SPG) in USA, 31 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Holmes Beach Pier is Macdill Afb (Tampa) Airport (MCF), also in USA, 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is St Petersburg Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in USA, 46 km (29 miles) away.
  • Tampa International Airport (TPA) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Page Fld (Fort Myers) Airport (FMY), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Holmes Beach Pier and is 132 km (82 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Holmes Beach Pier, Florida - Gulf. Use the tab navigation above to view Holmes Beach Pier sea temperature, Holmes Beach Pier photographs, Holmes Beach Pier detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Holmes Beach Pier webcams, current wind from Florida - Gulf live weather stations and Holmes Beach Pier 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 Holmes Beach Pier.