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Dewey Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.5

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Dewey Beach Surf Guide

Dewey Beach in Delaware is a beach break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the west. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Dewey Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
24.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Dewey Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Dewey Beach occur when a East-southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:
Delaware wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Dewey Beach sea temperature, Dewey Beach photographs, Dewey Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dewey Beach webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Dewey Beach 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 Dewey Beach


Dewey Beach Surf:

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 05:46 Local time
Tuesday 11
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.4
SE
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
S 15
SSE 20
SSE 20
SSE
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Tide Times:

For Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, 2 km from Dewey Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Dewey Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Rehoboth Beach, 2 km from Dewey Beach.

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Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Dewey Beach

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 26 miles from Dewey Beach.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Dominant period (s) 10 10 11 11

All wavebuoys around Dewey Beach

Overall Dewey Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Surf stats for Dewey Beach: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Dewey Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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Dewey Beach Location Maps

Dewey Beach Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Delaware surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Dewey Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Dewey Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Dewey Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Dewey Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Rehoboth Beach
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Inlet (bridge)n River
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Breakwater Harbor
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Indian River Inlet (USCG Station)
    6 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Lewes, Fort Miles
    6 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Dewey Beach is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Dewey Beach is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA, 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Third is Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA, 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Millville Muni Airport (MIV) in USA is 74 km (46 miles) away.
  • Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Dewey Beach and is 91 km (57 miles) away.
Dewey Beach break location map and break info