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Siesta ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 2.4

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Siesta Surf Forecast / Florida – Gulf / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Sunday 19 Nov 2017 EST

Siesta surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Siesta sea temperature is 22.8 °C (Statistics for 19 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 24.5 max: 26.0 min: 23.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
WNW

-
0.6
WNW

-

-

-
0.4
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.1
S
0.1
S
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.4
SW
0.2
SSW
0.1
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-
0.2
WNW
0.2
WNW
0.1
W
0.2
NNW
0.4
NW
0.7
NW
1.1
NW
Period(s) (?)4-6---544455454-5563345
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)2202800010200014200321131555
Wind
(km/h)
20
NW
30
NNE
25
ENE
20
ENE
30
E
20
E
5
NNW
15
NE
15
NE
10
NNE
20
ENE
20
SSE
15
N
30
N
25
N
20
N
20
ENE
10
NE
15
NW
15
NNW
15
NW
25
NW
20
NNW
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross
High Tide
/ height (m)

12:12AM
1.00

2:26PM
0.69
12:42AM
0.99

3:10PM
0.67
1:12AM
0.97

4:04PM
0.65
1:43AM
0.93

5:11PM
0.65
2:24AM
0.89

6:12PM
0.66
3:15AM
0.83


7:06PM
0.69
4:23AM
0.78


Low Tide
/ height (m)
6:03PM
0.54

7:38AM
0.10
6:29PM
0.56

8:16AM
0.12
6:50PM
0.58

8:56AM
0.14

7:21PM
0.60
9:40AM
0.18

8:00PM
0.62
10:26AM
0.21

9:07PM
0.64
11:17AM
0.25

10:58PM
0.64
12:15PM
0.28


Note: the tide data above is for Longboat Key which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Siesta.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Siesta blow from the ENE.
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clear
clear
clear
clear
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
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clear
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
-----1613---1072----------
High °C
2220212320232219222321222117171917171818212120
Low °C
2014162220202018192319211914151913141818202019
Chill °C (?)
2220212320232219222321222116161916171818212120
Sunrise
--6:54--6:54--6:56--6:56--6:58--6:58--6:58--
Sunset
5:37--5:37--5:36--5:36--5:36--5:36--5:36--5:36-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 39mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Mon afternoon, min 14°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Sun night, light winds from the NNW by Tue afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Thu morning, min 13°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Thu night, light winds from the NNW by Sat morning).

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Information about the Siesta Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Siesta provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Siesta can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Siesta surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Siesta) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Siesta may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Siesta is 7 km (4 miles) from the city of Bayshore Gardens. If you plan a vacation in Gulf Coast, Florida, look for hotels and other accommodation in Bayshore Gardens. Bayshore Gardens has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.