Wildwood Crest Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SE | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.2 °C
Wildwood/Five Mile Island in New Jersey is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Beware of rips and jellyfish.
At Wildwood Crest, ocean pier, New Jersey (0 km).
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At 21 St Ave SARLO Wildwood wx, 3 km from Wildwood Crest.
At Delaware Bay Buoy, 36 miles from Wildwood Crest.
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Overall Wildwood Crest Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Tide stations nearest to Wildwood Crest:
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- The closest passenger airport to Wildwood Crest is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Wildwood Crest is Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA, 49 km (30 miles) away.
- Third is Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA, 58 km (36 miles) away.
- Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 58 km (36 miles) away.
- Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Wildwood Crest and is 92 km (57 miles) away.
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