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Fortunes Rocks Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 4.0

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Fortunes Rocks Beach Spot ID

looking south, Fortunes Rocks Beach photo

Fortunes Rocks Beach

Photo credit: pj

Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 7.6 °C

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Thursday, 12 December 2019, 01:13 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.9
SSE
0.9
SE
0.7
SE
0.6
SE
Period (s) 9 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 30
W 30
WNW 25
WNW 20
W
Wind State cross-
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Fortunes Rocks Beach in Maine is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the east. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Best around low tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include rips, rocks and pollution.

Maine wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Wood Island Harbor, Maine, 2 km from Fortunes Rocks Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Fortunes Rocks Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Arundel, 15 km from Fortunes Rocks Beach.

calm

km/h
Air temperature
-6 °C

Current weather near Fortunes Rocks Beach

Buoy Data:

At Portland Buoy, 13 miles from Fortunes Rocks Beach.

  8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
0.9
1.0
1.1
Dominant period (s) 10 11 10 10

All wavebuoys around Fortunes Rocks Beach

Overall Fortunes Rocks Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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


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

Fortunes Rocks Beach Location Maps

Fortunes Rocks Beach Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Fortunes Rocks Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Fortunes Rocks Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Fortunes Rocks Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Wood Island Harbor
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Camp Ellis, Saco River Entrance
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Biddeford, Saco River
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Old Orchard Beach
    6 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Cape Porpoise
    6 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Fortunes Rocks Beach is Portland International Jetport Airport (PWM) in USA, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Fortunes Rocks Beach is Augusta State Airport (AUG), also in USA, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Third is General Edward Lawrence Logan International (Boston) Airport (BOS) in USA, 130 km (81 miles) away.
  • Laurence G Hanscom Fld (Bedford) Airport (BED) in USA is 131 km (81 miles) away.
  • North Central State (Smithfield) Airport (SFZ), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Fortunes Rocks Beach and is 192 km (119 miles) away.
Fortunes Rocks Beach break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Fortunes Rocks Beach, Maine. Use the tab navigation above to view Fortunes Rocks Beach sea temperature, Fortunes Rocks Beach photographs, Fortunes Rocks Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Fortunes Rocks Beach webcams, current wind from Maine live weather stations and Fortunes Rocks 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 Fortunes Rocks Beach.