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Newport-The Box ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Newport-The Box Surf Guide

Newport-The Box in Oregon_South is a reasonably exposed beach break that has consistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks peel to the right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rips and sharks.

Newport-The Box Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBreakwaterIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
9.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Newport-The Box:

The best conditions reported for surf at Newport-The Box occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Newport-The Box (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Newport-The Box with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 22% of the time in January while 42% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 36% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
22%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
42%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
36%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Newport-The Box Location Map

Interactive Newport-The Box 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 Newport-The Box is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV) in USA, which is 98 km (61 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Newport-The Box is Portland International Airport (PDX), also in USA, 158 km (98 miles) away.

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Newport-The Box Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 14:11 Local Time
Wednesday 03
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 2.4
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.4
WNW
Period (s) 12 12 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 5
WNW 5
SW 10
SSE
Wind State on on glass cross-
off

Swell History at Newport-The Box

Surf stats for Newport-The Box, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Newport-The Box

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Newport-The Box. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    1km away
    • Icon pointPoint
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    4km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach/sand bar
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Newport-The Box: