Jones Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

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Jones Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Long Island New York, USA)


Jones Beach Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 6.6 °C

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Sunday, 19 April 2015, 11:42 Local time

Sunday 19
11AM 2PM 5PM 8PM
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 6 6 5 5
Wind (km/h) 30
E 35
ESE 40
ESE 45
Wind State cross cross-

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Jones Beach in Long Island New Yorkis a beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Watch out for - Localism.

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New-York wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For East Rockaway Inlet, Long Island, New York, 1 km from Jones Beach.

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Jones Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At New York City/JFK Airport, 6 km from Jones Beach.

moderate winds from the SE

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
13 °C

Current weather near Jones Beach

Buoy Data:

At New York Harbour Buoy, 15 miles from Jones Beach.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
Dominant period (s) 7 7 7 8

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Overall Jones Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Jones Beach Location Maps

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Jones Beach:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Connecticut Street Jetty 2 mi
Second closest break Grand Blvd 2 mi
Third closest break Long Beach 4 mi
Fourth closest break Lincoln (Long Beach) 4 mi
Fifth closest break 92nd Street 4 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Jones Beach:

Closest wave buoy New York Harbour Buoy 15 mi
Second closest wave buoy Western Long Island Sound Buoy 27 mi
Third closest wave buoy Long Island Buoy 37 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Central Long Island Sound Buoy 68 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Brant Beach Buoy 71 mi

Tide stations nearest to Jones Beach:

Closest tide station East Rockaway Inlet, Long Island 1 mi
Second closest tide station Motts Basin, Long Island 2 mi
Third closest tide station Woodmere, Brosewere Bay, Long Island 3 mi
Fourth closest tide station JFK International Airport, Queens 4 mi
Fifth closest tide station Norton Point, Head of Bay, Long Island 4 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Jones Beach:

Closest ski area Campgaw Mountain (United States) 40 mi
Second closest ski area Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center (United States) 46 mi
Third closest ski area Sterling Forest Ski Center (United States) 52 mi
Fourth closest ski area Mt Peter Ski Area (United States) 57 mi
Fifth closest ski area Hidden Valley Club (United States) 58 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Jones Beach:

Closest city location Long Beach (United States) 4 mi
Second closest city location John F Kennedy International Airport (United States) 4 mi
Third closest city location Valley Stream (United States) 6 mi
Fourth closest city location Oceanside (United States) 6 mi
Fifth closest city location North Valley Stream (United States) 7 mi
Jones Beach break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Jones Beach, Long Island NY. Use the tab navigation above to view Jones Beach sea temperature, Jones Beach photographs, Jones Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Jones Beach webcams, current wind from Long Island NY live weather stations and Jones Beach 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 Jones Beach.


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