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The Point -Fort Pickens ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.5

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The Point -Fort Pickens Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.4 °C

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Tuesday, 22 January 2019, 16:34 Local time
Tuesday 22Wed
Wave (m) 2.1
Period (s) 7 7 7 8
Wind (km/h) 40
ESE 35
SE 35
SE 40
Wind State cross-

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The Point -Fort Pickens in Florida is a sheltered point break that only works once in a while. The best conditions for surfing are during the hurricane season. The best wind direction is from the north. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the ideal wave direction is from the southeast.The waves is a point break that peels left. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips, sharks and jellyfish.

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Pensacola Bay Entrance, Pensacola Bay, Florida, 1 km from The Point -Fort Pickens.

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The Point -Fort Pickens Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Pensacola Airport, 3 km from The Point -Fort Pickens.

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Air temperature
16.1 °C

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  • The closest passenger airport to The Point -Fort Pickens is Pensacola Nas Airport (NPA) in USA, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to The Point -Fort Pickens is Pensacola Rgnl Airport (PNS), also in USA, 20 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Whiting Fld Nas North (Milton) Airport (NSE) in USA, 52 km (32 miles) away.
  • Hurlburt Fld (Mary Esther) Airport (HRT) in USA is 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Eglin Afb (Valparaiso) Airport (VPS) in Usa (florida is the fifth nearest airport to The Point -Fort Pickens and is 77 km (48 miles) away.
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