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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 Cross-off wind 7 km from Siesta has swung offshore (moderate winds from the E at Sarasota/Bradenton Airport). 1.6m 6 s period wind swell from SE
    Siesta
  2. Subtropical Alberto has formed! Waves and heavy rain are on the way this holiday weekend as Alberto heads towards t… [link]
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Actual: 43 min ago

Moderate
22 km/h
E
Offshore
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Siesta Surf Forecast / Florida – Gulf / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Saturday 26 May 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 26.1 °C (Statistics for 26 May 1981-2005 - mean: 26.3 max: 27.9 min: 23.5 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
SE
2.1
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1.9
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1.7
S
1.5
S
1.3
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.5
S
1.3
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1.3
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1.4
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1.5
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SW
0.8
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
W
Period(s) (?)68877887677777666654555
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)18161241025820222817219914114517120410854261623201418628485
Wind
(km/h)
35
ESE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
SSE
35
S
35
SSE
30
SSE
30
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25
SSE
20
SE
20
SSE
5
ENE
10
ENE
15
WNW
5
NE
15
SE
20
SW
15
WSW
25
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
25
WSW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
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crosscrosscross-
on
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off
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on
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off
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off
onononononon
High Tide
/ height (m)
12:16AM
0.72
11:29AM
0.95

1:05AM
0.71
11:58AM
0.98

1:55AM
0.71
12:28PM
1.00

2:37AM
0.69
12:58PM
1.01

3:23AM
0.68
1:34PM
1.01

4:09AM
0.66

2:05PM
0.99
4:59AM
0.65

2:41PM
0.95


Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:13AM
0.47
6:36PM
0.16

5:46AM
0.50
7:14PM
0.12

6:16AM
0.53
7:56PM
0.09

6:42AM
0.55

8:33PM
0.09
7:14AM
0.57

9:11PM
0.10
7:40AM
0.58

9:50PM
0.13
8:16AM
0.60



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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Summary
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Rain (mm)
12123233289102-432712-122-
High °C
2327272727282725262625262524282525272727272727
Low °C
2325272626282625252525262424262325272626272727
Chill °C (?)
2327272727282725262625262524282525272727272727
Sunrise
-6:35--6:35--6:35--6:35--6:35--6:35--6:35--6:35
Sunset
--8:17--8:19--8:19--8:20--8:20--8:21--8:21--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 66mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Mon afternoon, min 23°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Thu afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, fresh winds from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

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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.