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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 Continuing clean conditions at Siesta (calm at St Pete Beach 7 km from Siesta). 0.5m 4 s period wind swell from NNW
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Calm
3 km/h
NNW
Clean
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Siesta Surf Forecast / Florida – Gulf / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 16 Jan 2019 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 18.7 °C (Statistics for 16 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 20.9 max: 22.7 min: 18.6 °C)

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0
0
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0
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0
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2
2
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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
NNW
0.4
N
0.3
NE
0.1
W
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
N
0.1
E
0.7
SSE
0.8
S
1.8
WSW
2.5
W
2.4
WNW
1.8
WNW
1.2
WNW
0.8
W
0.4
WNW
0.2
W
0.9
SSE
0.8
S
1.1
S
0.9
SSW
0.2
S
Period(s) (?)44332222446999887756556
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)50000000025226113893851317972173473955492
Wind
(km/h)
20
N
15
NE
15
NE
10
NW
15
NNE
10
E
10
W
15
E
20
SE
25
S
40
WSW
40
NW
35
NW
25
NNE
20
NE
15
NE
25
E
20
SE
20
SSE
20
SE
25
SSE
45
NW
35
NNW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
offcrosscross-
off
offcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
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High Tide
/ height (m)

8:17PM
0.94
11:01AM
0.65

9:05PM
1.01
11:56AM
0.68

9:54PM
1.07
12:41PM
0.69

10:43PM
1.12

1:21PM
0.69
11:32PM
1.15

1:57PM
0.69
12:22AM
1.14

2:32PM
0.70
1:12AM
1.10

3:06PM
0.71

Low Tide
/ height (m)


4:02AM
0.17
2:33PM
0.58

4:53AM
0.07
3:27PM
0.59

5:40AM
-0.00
4:18PM
0.58

6:26AM
-0.04
5:08PM
0.56

7:10AM
-0.04
5:58PM
0.53

7:54AM
-0.01
6:51PM
0.50

8:35AM
0.06


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
clearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearclearrisk thund- dersome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearsome cloudssome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrscloudy
Rain (mm)
----------11---------224-
High °C
1313161716182020212222151212111513202121211713
Low °C
13111117141519181921161411771412152120201611
Chill °C (?)
1112161715182020212222139991411202121211510
Sunrise
--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:20--
Sunset
5:59--6:00--6:00--6:00--6:01--6:02--6:04--6:04-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sat night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Sat afternoon, min 11°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 26mm), heaviest during Wed morning. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Tue afternoon, min 7°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the NW by Wed 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.