uk es it fr pt nl
Indian Head ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Indian Head Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.5 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 03:41 Local time
Thursday 14
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 10 10 10 20
Wind (km/h) 10
Wind State off cross-
off glass

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Indian Head in North Oregon is a beach break that is usually a safe bet. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Hazards include - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Sharks.

Oregon wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Seaside, 12th Avenue bridge, Necanicum River, Oregon, 8 km from Indian Head.

IS AT (local time)

Indian Head Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Seaside, 6 km from Indian Head.


Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Indian Head

Buoy Data:

At Clatsop Spit, OR, 21 miles from Indian Head.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 11 11 11 11

All wavebuoys around Indian Head

Overall Indian Head Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

Indian head

Surf stats for Indian Head: see the swell variation by month.

Indian head 1.wind.statistics.novemberW.animatedW.label.animated

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

Indian Head Location Maps

Indian Head Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Indian HeadShoreline around Indian HeadRoads and rivers around Indian Head

Use this relief map to navigate to Oregon North surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Indian Head

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Indian Head:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Indian Head:

Tide stations nearest to Indian Head:

  • Closest tide station
    Seaside, 12th Avenue bridge, Necanicum River
    5 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Warrenton, Skipanon River, Columbia River
    16 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Nehalem, Nehalem River
    17 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Astoria (Youngs Bay), Columbia River
    17 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Astoria (Port Docks), Columbia River
    18 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Indian Head is Scappoose Industrial Airpark (San Luis) Airport (SPB) in USA, 89 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Indian Head is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV), also in USA, 107 km (66 miles) away.
  • Third is Portland International Airport (PDX) in USA, 115 km (71 miles) away.
  • Gray Aaf (Fort Lewis) Airport (GRF) in USA is 166 km (103 miles) away.
  • Mc Chord Afb (Tacoma) Airport (TCM), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Indian Head and is 176 km (109 miles) away.
Indian Head break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Indian Head, Oregon North. Use the tab navigation above to view Indian Head sea temperature, Indian Head photographs, Indian Head detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Indian Head webcams, current wind from Oregon North live weather stations and Indian Head 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 Indian Head.