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Wells Jetties ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Wells Jetties Spot ID

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Type: beach/Jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.9 °C

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Friday, 28 October 2016, 08:09 Local time
Friday 28
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 6 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 45
ESE 50
ESE 35
ESE 15
Wind State on cross-
on cross-

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Wells Jetties in Maine is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rips, rocks and pollution.

Maine wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Wells, Webhannet River, Maine (0 km).

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Wells Jetties Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At BUOY-WELM1, 0 km from Wells Jetties.

fresh winds from the ESE

Air temperature
9.7 °C

Current weather near Wells Jetties

Buoy Data:

At Western Maine Shelf Buoy, 12 miles from Wells Jetties.

  2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 2.4
Dominant period (s) 6 6 6 8

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Overall Wells Jetties Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Wells Jetties is Portland International Jetport Airport (PWM) in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Wells Jetties is Laurence G Hanscom Fld (Bedford) Airport (BED), also in USA, 111 km (69 miles) away.
  • Third is General Edward Lawrence Logan International (Boston) Airport (BOS) in USA, 112 km (70 miles) away.
  • Augusta State Airport (AUG) in USA is 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • North Central State (Smithfield) Airport (SFZ), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Wells Jetties and is 173 km (107 miles) away.
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