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Beacon Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Beacon Point Surf Guide

Beacon Point in North Florida is a point break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the west southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the east. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

Beacon Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent28.7°C

Surfing Beacon Point:

The best conditions reported for surf at Beacon Point occur when a East swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Beacon Point sea temperature, Beacon Point photographs, Beacon Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Beacon Point webcams, current wind from Florida - North live weather stations and Beacon Point 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 Beacon Point


Beacon Point Surf:

Saturday, 4 July 2020, 23:09 Local time
SatSunday 05
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 0.5
E
0.5
E
0.4
ESE
0.4
E
Period (s) 8 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
S 10
SSW 10
SW 15
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off



Tide Times:

For Vilano Beach Bridge, Florida, 1 km from Beacon Point.

IS AT (local time)

Beacon Point Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At St Augustine Airport, 6 km from Beacon Point.

light winds from the SW

km/h
Air temperature
25.0 °C

Current weather near Beacon Point

Buoy Data:

At St. Augustine, FL, 14 miles from Beacon Point.

  6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.5
0.4
0.4
0.4
Dominant period (s) 9 8 8 9

All wavebuoys around Beacon Point

Overall Beacon Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Beacon Point: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Beacon Point: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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Beacon Point Location Maps

Beacon Point Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Florida - North surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Beacon Point

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Beacon Point:

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Wave buoys nearest to Beacon Point:

Tide stations nearest to Beacon Point:

  • Closest tide station
    Vilano Beach Bridge
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Saint Augustine, City Dock
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    State Road 312, Matanzas River
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Saint Augustine Beach
    4 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Saint Augustine Shores
    7 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Beacon Point is Jacksonville Nas Airport (NIP) in USA, 52 km (32 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Beacon Point is Cecil Fld (Jacksonville) Airport (NZC), also in USA, 66 km (41 miles) away.
  • Third is Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in USA, 75 km (47 miles) away.
  • Gainesville Rgnl Airport (GNV) in USA is 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Executive (Orlando) Airport (ORL), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Beacon Point and is 153 km (95 miles) away.
Beacon Point break location map and break info