South Padre Island Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-States – Texas)
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South Padre Island Spot ID:
Best: Swell ESE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 23.5 °C
Saturday, 18 May 2013, 17:52 Local time
For Coast Guard Station, South Padre Island, Texas, 66 miles from South Padre Island.
At BUOY-RSJT2, 24 km from South Padre Island.
At Corpus Christi Buoy, 42 miles from South Padre Island.
Overall South Padre Island Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Use this relief map to navigate to Texas surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of South Padre Island
Visitor Reviews of South Padre Island
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to South Padre Island:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Port Mansfield Jetty||6 mi|
|Second closest break||Port Isabel||38 mi|
|Third closest break||Cove||40 mi|
|Fourth closest break||South Padre Island||40 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Boca Chica||42 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to South Padre Island:
|Closest wave buoy||Corpus Christi Buoy||42 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Freeport Buoy||147 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||West Gulf Buoy||233 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Galveston Buoy||249 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Bay of Campeche Buoy||380 mi|
Tide stations nearest to South Padre Island:
|Closest tide station||Queen Isabella Causeway (east end)||41 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Coast Guard Station, South Padre Island||42 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Queen Isabella Causeway (west end)||42 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Padre Island (South)||42 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Port Isabel||42 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to South Padre Island:
|Closest ski area||Ski Apache (United States)||676 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Sandia Peak (United States)||800 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Ski Santa Fe (United States)||804 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort (United States)||817 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Angel Fire Resort (United States)||819 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to South Padre Island:
|Closest city location||Harlingen (United States)||41 mi|
|Second closest city location||Brownsville (United States)||53 mi|
|Third closest city location||Matamoros (Mexico)||56 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Weslaco (United States)||56 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Edinburg (United States)||60 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to South Padre Island is Valley International (Harlingen) Airport (HRL) in USA, 61 km (38 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to South Padre Island is Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (BRO), also in USA, 86 km (53 miles) away.
- Third is General Servando Canales International (Matamoros) Airport (MAM) in Mexico, 102 km (63 miles) away.
- Kingsville Nas Airport (NQI) in USA is 107 km (66 miles) away.
- Mc Allen Miller International (Mcallen) Airport (MFE), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to South Padre Island and is 109 km (68 miles) away.