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North Assateague (The Wedge) ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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North Assateague (The Wedge) Spot ID

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Type: beach/Jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 4.9 °C

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Sunday, 20 January 2019, 16:23 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 9 9 10 10
Wind (km/h) 50
NW 50
NW 45
NW 45
Wind State cross-

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North Assateague(The Wedge) in Maryland is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer left-handers. Best around high tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include rips and sea-lice.

Maryland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ocean City (fishing pier), Maryland, 2 km from North Assateague (The Wedge).

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North Assateague (The Wedge) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-OCIM2, 2 km from North Assateague (The Wedge).

strong winds from the NW

Air temperature
7.5 °C

Current weather near North Assateague (The Wedge)

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 24 miles from North Assateague (The Wedge).

  11AM 12PM 1PM 2PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 2.3
Dominant period (s) 8 7 5 5

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Overall North Assateague (The Wedge) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to North Assateague (The Wedge) is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 36 km (22 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to North Assateague (The Wedge) is Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA, 52 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 79 km (49 miles) away.
  • Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 97 km (60 miles) away.
  • Patuxent River Nas Airport (NHK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to North Assateague (The Wedge) and is 115 km (71 miles) away.
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