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Riomar Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Riomar Reef Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell N | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.8 °C

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Sunday, 20 January 2019, 14:46 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 10 9 9 6
Wind (km/h) 35
WNW 30
WNW 25
NW 25
Wind State cross-

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Riomar Reef in North Florida is a quite exposed beach and reef break. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the north. A choice of left and right reefs. Best around low tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for sharks, rips and rocks.

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Vero Beach, Florida, 2 km from Riomar Reef.

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Riomar Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Vero Beach, 4 km from Riomar Reef.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Riomar Reef

Buoy Data:

At Fort Pierce, FL, 10 miles from Riomar Reef.

  11AM 12PM 1PM 2PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.9
Dominant period (s) 3 4 4 4

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Overall Riomar Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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Town and city forecasts close to Riomar Reef:


  • The closest passenger airport to Riomar Reef is Vero Beach Muni Airport (VRB) in USA, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Riomar Reef is Melbourne International Airport (MLB), also in USA, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Patrick Afb (Coco Beach) Airport (COF) in USA, 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Palm Beach International (West Palm Beach) Airport (PBI) in USA is 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Palm Beach Co Park (West Palm Beach) Airport (LNA), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Riomar Reef and is 118 km (73 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Riomar Reef, Florida - North. Use the tab navigation above to view Riomar Reef sea temperature, Riomar Reef photographs, Riomar Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Riomar Reef webcams, current wind from Florida - North live weather stations and Riomar Reef 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 Riomar Reef.