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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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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Siesta (light winds from the E at Sarasota/Bradenton Airport 7 km from Siesta). no significant swell
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Light
11 km/h
E
Offshore
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Siesta Surf Forecast / Florida – Gulf / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Wednesday 15 Aug 2018 EDT

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 30.6 °C (Statistics for 15 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 29.6 max: 30.6 min: 28.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.2
S
0.4
SE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SE
0.3
S
0.3
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0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.2
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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0.1
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Period(s) (?)43454444443344344344444
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)10580331100000000010000
Wind
(km/h)
10
E
15
SE
10
WSW
10
E
15
SE
10
W
10
ENE
5
E
15
W
10
N
10
ESE
15
WSW
0
NNE
5
SE
15
W
10
NNW
0
SE
15
W
10
NNW
5
N
15
WNW
10
NW
10
NNW
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
onoffcross-
off
cross-
on
offoffcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
onglassglasscross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
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crosscross
High Tide
/ height (m)
4:50AM
0.83

5:25PM
0.70

5:30AM
0.84
6:50PM
0.62

6:16AM
0.85

8:50PM
0.59
7:10AM
0.86

10:55PM
0.60
8:10AM
0.87

11:55PM
0.63
9:10AM
0.89

12:25AM
0.65
10:04AM
0.91



Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:30PM
0.36
11:22AM
0.36

10:59PM
0.44
12:39PM
0.35

11:27PM
0.50

2:02PM
0.32
12:00AM
0.56

3:19PM
0.29
12:55AM
0.59

4:20PM
0.24
2:27AM
0.61

5:09PM
0.21
3:43AM
0.60

5:49PM
0.18


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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thunderstorm
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clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
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thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
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rain showers
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
2--21-4-----1----11----
High °C
3029313029313028302929312929313029313029302929
Low °C
2727312727302726302827302927302928302928302929
Chill °C (?)
3029313029313028302929312929313029313029302929
Sunrise
-7:01--7:01--7:03--7:03--7:03--7:03--7:05--7:05
Sunset
--8:06--8:05--8:05--8:04--8:02--8:01--8:00--
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Thu afternoon, min 26°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sun night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Sun afternoon, min 27°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

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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.