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38 Line ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 4.0

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38 Line Spot ID

Type: Beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.5 °C

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Wednesday, 27 March 2019, 03:25 Local time
Wednesday 27
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 7 7 7 6
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 15
SW 30
WSW 20
Wind State cross-
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38 Line in South Korea is an exposed Beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Offshore winds blow from the west. The best swell direction is from the east. The location means that it never gets crowded. Take care of - Man-made danger (buoys etc.).

China wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ingu Beach, 2 km from 38 Line.

IS AT (local time)

38 Line Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Yangku Airport, 9 km from 38 Line.

light winds from the WSW.(Wind varies from 200 to 320 degs)

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Current weather near 38 Line

Buoy Data:

At BUOY-22105 South Korea, 78 miles from 38 Line.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
Dominant period (s) 6 5 5 4

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Overall 38 Line Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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38 Line Location Maps

38 Line Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to 38 Line:

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Wave buoys nearest to 38 Line:

Tide stations nearest to 38 Line:

  • Closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    30 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    38 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    41 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    46 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to 38 Line:

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Town and city forecasts close to 38 Line:

  • Closest city location
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    21 mi
  • Third closest city location
    30 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    41 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    46 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to 38 Line is Sokcho (Sokch'o) Airport (SHO) in Korea, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 38 Line is Gangneung (Kangnung) Airport (KAG), also in Korea, 33 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is Seoul Ab Airport (SSN) in Korea, 155 km (96 miles) away.
  • Yecheon (Yechon) Airport (YEC) in Korea is 156 km (97 miles) away.
  • Gimpo (Seoul) Airport (GMP), also in Korea is the fifth nearest airport to 38 Line and is 178 km (111 miles) away.
38 Line break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for 38 Line, South Korea. Use the tab navigation above to view 38 Line sea temperature, 38 Line photographs, 38 Line detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 38 Line webcams, current wind from South Korea live weather stations and 38 Line tide predictions. The South Korea swell maps link will open up the big picture showing South Korea and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from South Korea wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around 38 Line.