Short Sands Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
Short Sands Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 19.1 °C
Friday, 29 August 2014, 10:01 Local time
For Cape Neddick, Maine, 2 km from Short Sands.
At York, 1 km from Short Sands.
At Western Maine Shelf Buoy, 9 miles from Short Sands.
Overall Short Sands Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Short Sands
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Short Sands:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Long Sands||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Ogunquit Rivermouth||5 mi|
|Third closest break||Maine Beach||6 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Ogunquit Beach||6 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Moody Beach||7 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Short Sands:
|Closest wave buoy||Western Maine Shelf Buoy||9 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Portland Buoy||34 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Stellwagen Buoy||45 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Boston Buoy||57 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Central Maine Shelf Buoy||73 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Short Sands:
|Closest tide station||Cape Neddick||1 mi|
|Second closest tide station||York Harbor||4 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Seapoint, Cutts Island||7 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Kittery Point, Portsmouth Harbor||8 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Fort Point, Portsmouth Harbor||9 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Short Sands:
|Closest ski area||Powderhouse Hill (United States)||11 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Bradford Ski Area (United States)||34 mi|
|Third closest ski area||McIntyre Ski Area (United States)||44 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Gunstock (United States)||46 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||King Pine (United States)||54 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Short Sands:
|Closest city location||Dover (United States)||14 mi|
|Second closest city location||Rochester (United States)||21 mi|
|Third closest city location||West Scarborough (United States)||29 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Haverhill (United States)||37 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Gloucester (United States)||39 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Short Sands_1 is Portland International Jetport Airport (PWM) in USA, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Short Sands_1 is Laurence G Hanscom Fld (Bedford) Airport (BED), also in USA, 96 km (60 miles) away.
- Third is General Edward Lawrence Logan International (Boston) Airport (BOS) in USA, 96 km (60 miles) away.
- Augusta State Airport (AUG) in USA is 143 km (89 miles) away.
- North Central State (Smithfield) Airport (SFZ), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Short Sands_1 and is 157 km (98 miles) away.