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Newcombs Hollow ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Newcombs Hollow Surf Guide

Newcombs Hollow in Massachusetts is an exposed beach break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide. Sometimes crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

Newcombs Hollow Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
10.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Newcombs Hollow:

The best conditions reported for surf at Newcombs Hollow occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Newcombs Hollow with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 16% of the time in March while 33% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 51% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
16%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
33%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
51%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Newcombs Hollow Location Map

Interactive Newcombs Hollow 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 Newcombs Hollow is Otis Angb (Falmouth) Airport (FMH) in USA, 55 km (34 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Newcombs Hollow is Nantucket Mem Airport (ACK), also in USA, 78 km (48 miles) away.

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Newcombs Hollow Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 26 November 2020, 21:50 Local Time
ThuFriday 27
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 0.5
SE
0.8
SE
1.0
SE
0.8
SE
Period (s) 9 8 9 8
Wind (km/h) 25
W 15
WNW 15
W 20
WNW
Wind State off cross-
off
off off

Swell History at Newcombs Hollow

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

Wind History at Newcombs Hollow

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

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