Tobay beach Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSE | Wind NNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.6 °C
Tobay beach in Long Island New Yorkis a sandbar break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the north northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded.
For Gilgo Heading, Long Island, New York, 3 km from Tobay beach.
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At Wantagh, 9 km from Tobay beach.
At New York Harbour Buoy, 22 miles from Tobay beach.
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Overall Tobay beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Use this relief map to navigate to Long Island NY surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Tobay beach
Tide stations nearest to Tobay beach:
- Closest tide station2 mi
- Second closest tide station3 mi
- Third closest tide station4 mi
- Fourth closest tide station4 mi
- Fifth closest tide station5 mi
- 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.
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.