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Edisto Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Edisto Beach Surf Guide

Edisto Beach in South Carolina is a beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Hazards include - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Sharks.

Edisto Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
18.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Edisto Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Edisto Beach occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Edisto Beach (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Edisto Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 30% of the time in November while 33% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 37% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
30%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
33%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
37%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Edisto Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 28 November 2020, 14:32 Local Time
Saturday 28Sun
4PM7PM10PM1AM
Wave (m) 0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
Period (s) 9 9 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
ENE 15
NNE 15
NNE 15
NNE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Edisto Beach

Surf stats for Edisto Beach, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Edisto Beach

Wind stats for Edisto Beach, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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