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Tower Road ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Tower Road Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.2 °C

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Sunday, 29 May 2016, 11:26 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.7
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Period (s) 8 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 15
SE 15
SSE 15
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Wind State cross-
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Tower Road in Delawareis a sandbar break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east northeast. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include - Rips / undertow.

Delaware wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, 5 km from Tower Road.

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Tower Road Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rehoboth Beach, 3 km from Tower Road.

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Current weather near Tower Road

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 25 miles from Tower Road.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
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Dominant period (s) 8 8 8 7

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Overall Tower Road Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Tower Road Location Maps

Tower Road Location Map

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Tower Road is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tower Road is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA, 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • Third is Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA, 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • Millville Muni Airport (MIV) in USA is 77 km (48 miles) away.
  • Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Tower Road and is 89 km (55 miles) away.
Tower Road break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tower Road, Delaware. Use the tab navigation above to view Tower Road sea temperature, Tower Road photographs, Tower Road detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tower Road webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Tower Road 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 Tower Road.


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