Wedge Spot ID
Type: beach and reef
Best: Swell ESE | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 15.9 °C
Wedge in Marylandis a beach and reef break that only works once in a while with no particular seasonal pattern. Ideal winds are from the west northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of urchins, rips and sharks.
For Ocean City (fishing pier), Maryland, 2 km from Wedge.
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At BUOY-OCIM2, 2 km from Wedge.
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At Delaware Bay Buoy, 24 miles from Wedge.
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Overall Wedge Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Use this relief map to navigate to Maryland surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Wedge
- The closest passenger airport to Wedge is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 36 km (22 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Wedge is Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA, 53 km (33 miles) away.
- Third is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 79 km (49 miles) away.
- Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 96 km (60 miles) away.
- Patuxent River Nas Airport (NHK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Wedge and is 115 km (71 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Wedge, Maryland. Use the tab navigation above to view Wedge sea temperature, Wedge photographs, Wedge detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Wedge webcams, current wind from Maryland live weather stations and Wedge 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 Wedge.