uk es it fr pt nl

Surf Report Feed
Print

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

Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
Preloading...
Loading...
 


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

 Sunday 17Monday 18Tuesday 19Wednesday 20Thursday 21Friday 22
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
Best forecast wave conditions in Alaska Mainland
Bird pointBird pointCannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Bird pointCannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Cannon beach 1Bird pointCannon beach 1Cannon beach 1
Rating4
4
5
5
5
4
3
3
1
3
4
5
4
4
3
5
1
5
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.5

S
2.2

S
2.5

WSW
2.1

WSW
2.1

SW
1.8

SW
1.4

SW
2.4

SSW
0.9

SW
2.2

WSW
2.2

WSW
1.9

WSW
1.4

WSW
1.3

WSW
1.0

WSW
4.0

SE
0.4

SSW
2.5

S
Period(s) (?)121112131312118109914131313101512
Energy(?)1756117219061407131194447174415168973713187225453173397911927
Wind
(km/h)
15 NNE15
10 NE10
15 ENE15
10 NE10
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 NNE10
20 E20
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
15 ENE15
25 NE25
15 E15
20 E20
Wind State(?)offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
High Tide
/ height (m)

4:12PM
6.71

5:16AM
6.31
4:46PM
6.77


2:10PM
3.27
3:29AM
2.70

2:43PM
3.17

4:04AM
2.65
3:18PM
3.03

4:40AM
2.58
3:54PM
2.83

Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:34AM
1.27

11:07PM
-0.29
11:11AM
1.23

11:40PM
-0.34
8:17AM
1.10

8:59PM
-0.21
8:51AM
1.09

9:33PM
-0.20
9:28AM
1.07

10:06PM
-0.16
10:07AM
1.06


cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Summary
cloudysome cloudsclearclearclearclearclearmod. snowsnow shwrsclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearsome cloudsclearclear
Rain (mm)
------------------
High °C
-2-3200-1-104541003-359
Low °C
-2-410-1-2-1-5-1520001-436
Chill °C (?)
-7-7-3-3-3-5-4-5021-3-4-3-1-1026
Sunrise
10:11--10:14--10:15--10:15--10:15--10:15--
Sunset
-3:51--4:16--3:52--4:16--4:17--4:17-
Swell1 (m) & direction
2.5

S
2.2

S
2.5

WSW
2.1

WSW
2.1

SW
1.8

SW
1.4

SW
0.1

S
0.9

SW
2.2

WSW
2.2

WSW
1.9

WSW
1.4

WSW
1.3

WSW
1.0

WSW

-
0.7

SSE
2.5

S
Period (s)1211121313121117109914131313-712
Swell2 (m) & direction
-

-
1.6

SSW
1.2

S

-

-
0.1

S

-
0.1

S
0.4

WSW
0.8

WSW
0.1

S
0.1

S
0.1

S
0.1

S

-
0.4

SSW
0.2

WSW
Period (s)--109--18-13201515151414-1515
Wind waves (m) & direction
-

-

-

-

-

-

-
2.4

SSW

-

-

-

-

-

-

-
4.0

SE

-

-
Period (s)-------8-------10--


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.