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Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport Surf Guide

Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport in New Jersey is a breakwater break that does not work very often with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Rarely crowded here.

Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBreakwaterIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
11.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport:

The best conditions reported for surf at Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport 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 Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in November while 35% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 33% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
35%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
33%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport Location Map

Interactive Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport is Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD), also in USA, 46 km (29 miles) away.

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Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 23:42 Local Time
WedThursday 22
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 0.4
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 30
NW 30
WNW 35
WNW 30
WNW
Wind State off off cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport

Surf stats for Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport

Wind stats for Great Egg Harbor Inlet Longport, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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    • Icon beachBeach/jetty
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
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    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: very consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBreakwater
    • Icon  s43.9
    Reliability: very consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beachBeach/jetty
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beachBeach/jetty
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: consistent
    4km away

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