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Simpsons Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.7

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Simpsons Reef Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.3 °C

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Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 01:54 Local time
Wednesday 23
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 13 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 35
SSW 30
SSW 25
SW 20
Wind State cross-
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Simpsons Reef in Oregon_South is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west.. Best around mid tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for rips and sharks.

Oregon wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Charleston, Oregon, 7 km from Simpsons Reef.

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Simpsons Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-CHAO3, 7 km from Simpsons Reef.

light winds from the SE

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Overall Simpsons Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Simpsons Reef is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV) in USA, which is 233 km (145 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Simpsons Reef is Portland International Airport (PDX), also in USA, 291 km (181 miles) away.
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