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Ontario Beach-Rochester ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.1

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Ontario Beach-Rochester Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Lake Ontario – United States)

Ontario Beach-Rochester Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SSE

Sea Temperature Today is: 9.8 °C

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Friday, 16 November 2018, 00:51 Local time
ThuFriday 16
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 25
SE 15
ESE 20
SE 15
Wind State cross-

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Ontario Beach-Rochester in Lake Ontario is an exposed beach break that has unreliable waves Works best in offshore winds from the south southeast. Short period wind swells are the rule and the best wave direction is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

New-York wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Albany, New York, 314 km from Ontario Beach-Rochester.

IS AT (local time)

Ontario Beach-Rochester Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-RPRN6, 7 km from Ontario Beach-Rochester.

light winds from the SSE

Air temperature
-1.0 °C

Current weather near Ontario Beach-Rochester

Buoy Data:

At East Lake Ontario Buoy, 20NM North Northeast of Rochester, 26 miles from Ontario Beach-Rochester.

  8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 5 5 5 5

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Ontario Beach-Rochester Location Maps

Ontario Beach-Rochester Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to Ontario Beach-Rochester is Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in USA, 19 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ontario Beach-Rochester is Trenton Airport (YTR) in Canada, 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Third is Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in USA, 104 km (65 miles) away.
  • Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in USA is 116 km (72 miles) away.
  • Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Ontario Beach-Rochester and is 117 km (73 miles) away.
Ontario Beach-Rochester break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ontario Beach-Rochester, Lake Ontario. Use the tab navigation above to view Ontario Beach-Rochester sea temperature, Ontario Beach-Rochester photographs, Ontario Beach-Rochester detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ontario Beach-Rochester webcams, current wind from Lake Ontario live weather stations and Ontario Beach-Rochester 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 Ontario Beach-Rochester.