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Tobay beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Tobay beach Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.2 °C

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Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 19:04 Local time
Wednesday 26Thu
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 9 9 10 10
Wind (km/h) 15
NNW 15
N 15
NNE 15
Wind State off cross-

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Tobay beach in Long Island New Yorkis a sandbar break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown.

Bermuda wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gilgo Heading, Long Island, New York, 3 km from Tobay beach.

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Tobay beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lindenhurst, 7 km from Tobay beach.


Air temperature
9 °C

Current weather near Tobay beach

Buoy Data:

At New York Harbour Buoy, 22 miles from Tobay beach.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.5
Dominant period (s) 3 3 3 3

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Overall Tobay beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Tobay beach:


  • The closest passenger airport to Tobay beach is John F Kennedy International (New York) Airport (JFK) in USA, 30 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tobay beach is Long Island Mac Arthur (Islip) Airport (ISP), also in USA, 35 km (22 miles) away.
  • Third is La Guardia (New York) Airport (LGA) in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away.
  • Westchester Co (White Plains) Airport (HPN) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Teterboro Airport (TEB), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Tobay beach and is 60 km (37 miles) away.
Tobay beach break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tobay beach, Long Island NY. Use the tab navigation above to view Tobay beach sea temperature, Tobay beach photographs, Tobay beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tobay beach webcams, current wind from Long Island NY live weather stations and Tobay 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 Tobay beach.