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Alaska Mainland Surf

Detailed Alaska Mainland surf forecast maps and the latest eyeball surf report from local surfers in the region. Near-shore swell is shown on the map together with the surf forecast rating for spots in Alaska Mainland. Find the best places to surf in offshore conditions by selecting the wind option on the forecast map. Windsurfers and kite surfers can also use this option to find more favorable cross-shore conditions in Alaska Mainland. Our local Wavefinder indicates where some of the best conditions are likely to be found in Alaska Mainland over the next 7 days. Surf photos from Alaska Mainland and reviews of the best spots and surfing conditions have been provided by local surfers.

Alaska Mainland Surf Forecast

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Alaska Mainland Surf Forecast map for predicting the best wave and wind conditions across the region. For surfers, the map shows the most powerful swell tracking across near-shore open water and not the peak waves experienced by boats out at sea. Move your mouse over the ocean swell symbols or the surf breaks on the coastline to see a more detailed surf forecast including wave period and wind conditions. The forecast updates every 6 hours and most live weather reports update every hour. You can animate the Alaska Mainland Surf map or show live wind and wave conditions as reported from wavebuoys and local weather stations. Surf breaks shown along the Alaska Mainland coastline are also listed below.

Alaska Mainland Photos

Alaska Mainland Wavefinder

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Best forecast wave conditions in Alaska Mainland
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.0

SSE
2.4

S
2.4

SSW
3.5

SSE
3.0

S
3.0

S
3.0

S
3.0

S
2.4

S
1.5

S
1.8

SW
2.5

SW
2.0

SW
1.4

SW
1.2

SW
1.8

SSW
2.5

WSW
2.4

WSW
Period(s) (?)1111111010111212111014131211119910
Energy(?)9761388124427501671221424952115147847912332114110750132648810441102
Wind
(km/h)
10 SSE10
15 E15
20 E20
45 NNE45
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
10 NNE10
20 NNE20
15 NNE15
5 ENE5
15 NE15
15 ENE15
15 E15
10 ENE10
15 ENE15
15 S15
10 ESE10
15 W15
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoncross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
12:23AM
2.47
3:23AM
5.75
3:03PM
6.46

12:31PM
3.29

1:46AM
2.68

4:12PM
6.71

5:16AM
6.31
4:46PM
6.77

5:50AM
6.37
5:21PM
6.75

6:25AM
6.35

Low Tide
/ height (m)

9:17AM
1.37

9:59PM
0.05
6:29AM
1.05

7:20PM
-0.10
7:07AM
1.09

11:07PM
-0.29
11:11AM
1.23

11:40PM
-0.34
11:47AM
1.24

12:13AM
-0.32

12:23PM
1.30
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moderate snow
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partially cloudy
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
-2--------------31
High °C
144100-1-2-3-510-1-1-1-256
Low °C
-14400-1-2-3-4-71-1-2-2-1-646
Chill °C (?)
-310-7-30-3-8-8-8-3-4-5-5-5-513
Sunrise
-10:11--10:11--10:11--10:15--10:15--10:15-
Sunset
--4:15--3:51--3:51--4:16--4:16--4:16
Swell1 (m) & direction
2.0

SSE
2.4

S
2.4

SSW
3.5

SSE
3.0

S
3.0

S
3.0

S
3.0

S
2.4

S
1.5

S
1.8

SW
2.5

SW
2.0

SW
1.4

SW
1.2

SW
1.8

SSW
1.9

WSW
2.4

WSW
Period (s)1111111010111212111014131211119910
Swell2 (m) & direction
0.9

ESE
0.9

WSW
0.7

W

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1.2

ESE
0.8

E
0.6

ESE
0.5

ESE
0.3

ESE
0.9

SSW

-

-

-
0.1

S
0.1

S
0.2

E
0.3

WSW
0.9

WSW
Period (s)1088-9988814---181761615
Wind waves (m) & direction
0.9

SW

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-
1.2

W
2.5

WSW

-
Period (s)6--------------59-


Alaska Mainland Surf Breaks

point
beach
beach and point
reef and point

Mainland Alaska has a few decent breaks on offer, with Yakutat offering the best of them and with the largest surf population in Alaska. With a mixture of reef, point, and beach breaks you can be assured you won't be fighting for a wave up here. Accommodation and facilitates are quite limited, so it's advisable to suss out the local areas online if your planing on making a trip as it can also get expensive. A winter wetsuit is needed all year round.