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38th St Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

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38th St Beach Spot ID

Typical 38th Street, 38th St Beach photo

38th St Beach

Photo credit: John DiNardo

Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 4.1 °C

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Friday, 22 February 2019, 15:39 Local time
Friday 22Sat
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 5
N 10
NNW 10
Wind State glass glass cross-

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38th St Beach in New Jersey is a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. It's often crowded here. Hazards include - Localism.

New-Jersey wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Absecon Channel, State Route 87 bridge, New Jersey, 3 km from 38th St Beach.

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38th St Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Beach Brigantine wx, 1 km from 38th St Beach.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
6.9 °C

Current weather near 38th St Beach

Overall 38th St Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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38th St Beach Location Maps

38th St Beach Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to 38th St Beach is Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 38th St Beach is Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA, 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Lakehurst Naes Airport (NEL) in USA is 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Mc Guire Afb (Wrightstown) Airport (WRI), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 38th St Beach and is 72 km (45 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for 38th St Beach, New Jersey. Use the tab navigation above to view 38th St Beach sea temperature, 38th St Beach photographs, 38th St Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 38th St Beach webcams, current wind from New Jersey live weather stations and 38th St Beach tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 United States 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 38th St Beach.