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Jetty ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Jetty Surf Guide

Jetty in Long Island New York is a breakwater break that has very consistent surf and works all around the year. Offshore winds are from the north northwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of - Rips / undertow - Localism.

Jetty Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBreakwaterIcon  s43.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
7.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Jetty:

The best conditions reported for surf at Jetty occur when a South-southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Jetty (for consistent clean waves)?

septemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Jetty with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 28% of the time in September while 57% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
28%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
57%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
15%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Jetty Location Map

Interactive Jetty 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 Jetty is The Francis S Gabreski (West Hampton Beach) Airport (FOK) in USA, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Jetty is Long Island Mac Arthur (Islip) Airport (ISP), also in USA, 37 km (23 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Jetty Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 19 April 2021, 15:43 Local Time
Monday 19Tue
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.4
SSW
0.2
E
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
Period (s) 6 9 4 5
Wind (km/h) 20
SW 25
WSW 10
SW 20
WSW
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross cross

Swell History at Jetty

Surf stats for Jetty, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Jetty

Wind stats for Jetty, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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