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Fenwick ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Fenwick Surf Guide

Fenwick in Delaware is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide when the tide is rising. Rarely crowded here. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Fenwick Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
23.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Fenwick:

The best conditions reported for surf at Fenwick occur when a South-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 Fenwick sea temperature, Fenwick photographs, Fenwick detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Fenwick webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Fenwick 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 Fenwick

Fenwick Surf:

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 06:01 Local time
Tuesday 11
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 20
SSE 15
SSE 20
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Tide Times:

For Fenwick Island Light, Delaware, 3 km from Fenwick.

IS AT (local time)

Fenwick Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Selbyville, 12 km from Fenwick.


Air temperature
23 °C

Current weather near Fenwick

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 19 miles from Fenwick.

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

All wavebuoys around Fenwick

Overall Fenwick Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

Surf stats for Fenwick: see the swell variation by month.


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

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Fenwick Location Maps

Fenwick 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 Fenwick

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Fenwick:

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Wave buoys nearest to Fenwick:

Tide stations nearest to Fenwick:

  • Closest tide station
    Fenwick Island Light
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Ocean Pines
    8 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Indian River Inlet (USCG Station)
    9 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Keydash, Isle of Wight Bay
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Inlet (bridge)n River
    10 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Fenwick is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Fenwick is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD), also in USA, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL) in USA, 70 km (43 miles) away.
  • Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA is 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Fenwick and is 99 km (61 miles) away.
Fenwick break location map and break info