120th Street Spot ID
Best: Swell SE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.4 °C
120th Street in Delaware is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has consistent 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 best swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers mainly right hand waves. Best around low tide when the tide is rising. Sometimes crowded. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.
For Fenwick Island Light, Delaware, 1 km from 120th Street.
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At Berlin, 9 km from 120th Street.
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At Delaware Bay Buoy, 19 miles from 120th Street.
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Overall 120th Street Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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- The closest passenger airport to 120th Street is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to 120th Street is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD), also in USA, 65 km (40 miles) away.
- Third is Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL) in USA, 66 km (41 miles) away.
- Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 85 km (53 miles) away.
- Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 120th Street and is 103 km (64 miles) away.
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