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Higgins Beach Surf Forecast / Maine / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Thursday 11 Aug 2022 EDT
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Higgins Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Higgins Beach sea temperature is 20.8 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.1 max: 20.3 min: 16.3 °C)
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Higgins Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Higgins Beach sea temperature is 20.8 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.1 max: 20.3 min: 16.3 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Higgins Beach (calm at Pleasant Hill wx 5 km from Higgins Beach).

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1 h 27 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
ESE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Higgins Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Higgins Beach at 10AM is: 0.3m 9s primary swell from a Southeast direction and 0.4m 6s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am August 11). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (EDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 Aug)1ft (0.3m)9s
Afternoon (11 Aug)1.5ft (0.4m)6s
Evening (11 Aug)2.5ft (0.7m)4s

Table - waves today at Higgins Beach. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM
Rating
(10 max)
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Swell
Height Map
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T maine.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.51.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.57.cc23
T maine.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.75.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.81.cc23
T maine.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.99.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.105.cc23
T maine.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.123.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.129.cc23
T maine.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.147.cc23T maine.htsgw.metric.153.cc23
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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.3
SE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.2
ESE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.3
SE
0.2
SSE
0.2
ESE
0.2
E
0.2
E
0.2
E
0.4
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.5
S
0.6
S
0.7
S
0.5
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.5
SSE
0.2
ESE
0.6
SE
0.6
SE
0.8
SE
1.2
ESE
1.2
ESE
1.5
E
2
E
2
E
2.1
E
1.8
E
1.7
E
1.5
E
1.2
ESE
1.2
ESE
1.3
ESE
1.3
ESE
1.3
SE
1.3
SE
1.1
SE
1.1
SE
1
SE
Period(s) (?)996684555488999998899888866663844454449456666778888888888888
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)1212911111626231377111288881010121211111173344467132013111310812144499108160366422545412350258173170178198210188145125108
Wind
(km/h)
5
WSW
5
SW
10
SSE
15
SE
15
SSE
15
S
10
SW
10
NNW
15
N
15
N
15
NNE
10
E
10
SSE
5
SW
20
NNE
20
NNE
15
N
15
N
10
NNE
15
ESE
10
S
10
WSW
10
W
10
W
10
NW
5
NNW
10
SE
10
SSE
15
SSE
15
S
5
SW
5
WSW
5
NNE
0
NE
5
W
5
SSE
15
SSE
15
SE
10
ESE
15
E
20
NE
30
NE
30
ENE
30
ENE
30
ENE
20
ENE
20
ENE
20
NE
25
ENE
25
NE
25
NE
25
ENE
20
NE
20
NE
15
NNE
10
N
5
NNW
5
W
5
SSW
20
S
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
glassglasscross-
on
ononcross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
oncross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffonononcross-
on
glassglassglassglassglassglassononcross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
11:03AM
2.86
11:14PM
3.39
11:56AM
2.97
12:09AM
3.41
12:48PM
3.05
1:03AM
3.36
1:38PM
3.08
1:55AM
3.25
2:27PM
3.07
2:47AM
3.08
3:17PM
3.01
3:41AM
2.89
4:07PM
2.93
4:36AM
2.69
Low Tide
/ height (m)
4:48AM
-0.31
4:57PM
-0.03
5:42AM
-0.39
5:53PM
-0.12
6:33AM
-0.41
6:47PM
-0.16
7:22AM
-0.36
7:40PM
-0.15
8:11AM
-0.26
8:33PM
-0.09
9:00AM
-0.11
9:28PM
0.00
9:49AM
0.07
10:23PM
0.12
10:40AM
0.25

Note: the tide data above is for Richmond Island, Maine which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Higgins Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Higgins Beach blow from the NW

Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
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Rain (mm)
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