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Richardson Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Richardson Beach Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: -1.4 °C

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 00:21 Local time
MonTuesday 19
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
NW 5
Wind State cross-

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Richardson Beach in Lake Ontario is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf Offshore winds blow from the north northeast. The location means that groundswells are unknown and the ideal wave direction is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Take care of the strong rips here.

Global-Atlantic wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Troy, Hudson River, New York, 286 km from Richardson Beach.

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Richardson Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Kingston Airport, 1 km from Richardson Beach.

light winds from the NNW

Air temperature
-12 °C

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  • The closest passenger airport to Richardson Beach is Kingston Airport (YGK) in Canada, 1 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Richardson Beach is Watertown International Airport (ART) in USA, 52 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is Wheeler Sack Aaf (Fort Drum) Airport (GTB) in USA, 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Trenton Airport (YTR) in Canada is 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Ogdensburg International Airport (OGS) in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Richardson Beach and is 102 km (63 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Richardson Beach, Lake Ontario. Use the tab navigation above to view Richardson Beach sea temperature, Richardson Beach photographs, Richardson Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Richardson Beach webcams, current wind from Lake Ontario live weather stations and Richardson Beach 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 Richardson Beach.