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Jordan River ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.1
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.8

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Jordan River Spot ID

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Jordan River

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Jordan River

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Saturday, 27 August 2016, 04:37 Local time
Saturday 27
2AM5AM8AM11AM
Wave (m) 1.5
WNW
1.7
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.7
WNW
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
W 10
W 15
WSW 15
WSW
Wind State cross-
on
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Jordan River in Vancouver Island is a fairly exposed reef and point break that has reasonably consistent surf The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the west. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Take special care here if it gets very crowded.

British-Columbia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Point No Point, British Columbia, 1 km from Jordan River.

IS AT (local time)

Jordan River Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sheringham, 4 km from Jordan River.

light winds from the WNW

km/h
Air temperature
15.9 °C

Current weather near Jordan River

Buoy Data:

At Neah Bay Buoy, 36 miles from Jordan River.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
1.4
1.3
1.5
Dominant period (s) 8 9 8 8

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Overall Jordan River Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Jordan River Location Map

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Jordan River is Victoria International Airport (YYJ) in Canada, 48 km (30 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Jordan River is Port Angeles Cgas Airport (NOW) in USA, 49 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is Nanaimo Airport (YCD) in Canada, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Whidbey Island Nas Airport (NUW) in USA is 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Vancouver International Airport (YVR) in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Jordan River and is 105 km (65 miles) away.
Jordan River break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Jordan River, Vancouver Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Jordan River sea temperature, Jordan River photographs, Jordan River detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Jordan River webcams, current wind from Vancouver Island live weather stations and Jordan River tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada 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 Canada 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 Jordan River.