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Indian River (Southside) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.9

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Indian River (Southside) Surf Guide

Indian River (Southside) in Delaware is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the west. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. The beach breaks favour rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of urchins, rips, rocks, pollution, sharks,sea-lice.

Indian River (Southside) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
23.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Indian River (Southside):

The best conditions reported for surf at Indian River (Southside) 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 Indian River (Southside) sea temperature, Indian River (Southside) photographs, Indian River (Southside) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Indian River (Southside) webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Indian River (Southside) 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 River (Southside)


Indian River (Southside) Surf:

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 06:24 Local time
Tuesday 11
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.2
ESE
0.2
ESE
0.3
ESE
0.4
SE
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
S 15
SSE 20
SSE 20
SSE
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Tide Times:

For Indian River Inlet (USCG Station), Delaware, 2 km from Indian River (Southside).

IS AT (local time)

Indian River (Southside) Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Rehoboth Beach, 12 km from Indian River (Southside).

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Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Indian River (Southside)

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 22 miles from Indian River (Southside).

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
Dominant period (s) 10 10 11 11

All wavebuoys around Indian River (Southside)

Overall Indian River (Southside) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Surf stats for Indian River (Southside): see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Indian River (Southside): see the variation in direction and stength by month.


Small Fall day S. Jetty, Indian River (Southside) photo

Indian River (Southside)

Photo credit: J. Lillibridge


Indian River (Southside) Location Maps

Indian River (Southside) 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 Indian River (Southside)

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Indian River (Southside):

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Wave buoys nearest to Indian River (Southside):

Tide stations nearest to Indian River (Southside):

  • Closest tide station
    Indian River Inlet (USCG Station)
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Inlet (bridge)n River
    1 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Oak Orchard
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Rehoboth Beach
    8 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Fenwick Island Light
    11 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Indian River (Southside) is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 47 km (29 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Indian River (Southside) is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA, 49 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA, 69 km (43 miles) away.
  • Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL) in USA is 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Indian River (Southside) and is 85 km (53 miles) away.
Indian River (Southside) break location map and break info