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Turtle Cove ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Turtle Cove Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 7.1 °C

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Thursday, 18 April 2019, 18:28 Local time
Thursday 18Fri
Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 7 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 45
SSE 40
SSE 35
SSW 40
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Turtle Cove in Long Island NY is an exposed reef and point break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west with some shelter here from northeast winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. A left hand reef break Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. Sometimes crowded. Beware of rocks, rips and jellyfish.

New-York wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Montauk Point, Long Island Sound, New York (0 km).

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Turtle Cove Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Montauk Airport, 5 km from Turtle Cove.

light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 120 to 190 degs)

Air temperature
10.6 °C

Current weather near Turtle Cove

Buoy Data:

At Montauk Point Buoy, 29 miles from Turtle Cove.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.8
Dominant period (s) 6 7 7 7

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Overall Turtle Cove Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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  • The closest passenger airport to Turtle Cove is The Francis S Gabreski (West Hampton Beach) Airport (FOK) in USA, 70 km (43 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Turtle Cove is Theodore Francis Green State (Providence) Airport (PVD), also in USA, 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Third is Hartford Brainard Airport (HFD) in USA, 99 km (61 miles) away.
  • North Central State (Smithfield) Airport (SFZ) in USA is 99 km (61 miles) away.
  • Igor I Sikorsky Mem (Stratford) Airport (BDR), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Turtle Cove and is 107 km (66 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Turtle Cove, Long Island NY. Use the tab navigation above to view Turtle Cove sea temperature, Turtle Cove photographs, Turtle Cove detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Turtle Cove webcams, current wind from Long Island NY live weather stations and Turtle Cove 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 Turtle Cove.