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Naval Jetties ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.1

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Naval Jetties break guidePhoto by: Justin Wright

Naval Jetties Surf Guide

Naval Jetties in Delaware is an exposed beach/Groyne break that has quite reliable surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the west. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. Prevailing right breaking waves at the beach break. Best around low tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of tree stumps.

Naval Jetties Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon  beachBeach/groyneIcon  s33.1
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent24.6°C

Surfing Naval Jetties:

The best conditions reported for surf at Naval Jetties 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 Naval Jetties sea temperature, Naval Jetties photographs, Naval Jetties detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Naval Jetties webcams, current wind from Delaware live weather stations and Naval Jetties 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 Naval Jetties


Naval Jetties Surf:

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 22:01 Local time
WedThursday 09
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.4
SE
0.7
ESE
Period (s) 8 8 8 5
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 10
SE 10
SE 15
ENE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
on



Tide Times:

For Cape Henlopen, Delaware Bay, Delaware, 2 km from Naval Jetties.

IS AT (local time)

Naval Jetties Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At BUOY-LWSD1, 3 km from Naval Jetties.

light winds from the SE

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Air temperature
24.8 °C

Current weather near Naval Jetties

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 30 miles from Naval Jetties.

  2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Data Age 6 hr 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr
Wave height (m) -
-
0.7
0.7

All wavebuoys around Naval Jetties

Overall Naval Jetties Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Naval Jetties: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Naval Jetties: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


August 2008 - the jetty, Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Bill Reilly

Collision imminent, Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Bill Reilly

Most days at da Point..., Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Douglas Sears

Justin Wright, Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Justin Wright

Justin Wright, Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Justin Wright

Justin Wright, Naval Jetties photo

Naval Jetties

Photo credit: Justin Wright


Naval Jetties Location Maps

Naval Jetties 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 Naval Jetties

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Naval Jetties:

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Wave buoys nearest to Naval Jetties:

Tide stations nearest to Naval Jetties:

  • Closest tide station
    Cape Henlopen Bay
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Breakwater Harbor
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Lewes, Fort Miles
    2 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Rehoboth Beach
    4 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Roosevelt Inlet Bay
    6 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Naval Jetties is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 29 km (18 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Naval Jetties is Dover Afb Airport (DOV), also in USA, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Millville Muni Airport (MIV) in USA is 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • Atlantic City International Airport (ACY), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Naval Jetties and is 87 km (54 miles) away.
Naval Jetties break location map and break info