Road K Spot ID
Photo credit: Maya
Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell SSE | Wind NNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.7 °C
Road K in Long Island New Yorkis a sandbar break that is usually a safe bet and works all around the year. Ideal winds are from the north northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Likely to be crowded if working.
For Ponquogue Bridge, New York, 2 km from Road K.
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At Hampton Bays, 4 km from Road K.
At Central Long Island Sound Buoy, 22 miles from Road K.
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Overall Road K Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Use this relief map to navigate to Long Island NY surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Road K
Tide stations nearest to Road K:
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- The closest passenger airport to Road K is The Francis S Gabreski (West Hampton Beach) Airport (FOK) in USA, 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Road K is Long Island Mac Arthur (Islip) Airport (ISP), also in USA, 50 km (31 miles) away.
- Third is Igor I Sikorsky Mem (Stratford) Airport (BDR) in USA, 63 km (39 miles) away.
- Hartford Brainard Airport (HFD) in USA is 101 km (63 miles) away.
- Westchester Co (White Plains) Airport (HPN), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Road K and is 104 km (65 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Road K, Long Island NY. Use the tab navigation above to view Road K sea temperature, Road K photographs, Road K detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Road K webcams, current wind from Long Island NY live weather stations and Road K 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 Road K.