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Ocean Avenue ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.5

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Ocean Avenue Surf Guide

Ocean Avenue in North Florida is a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the east. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded.

Ocean Avenue Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon sandbar  redSandbarIcon  s32.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ocean Avenue:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ocean Avenue occur when a East swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Ocean Avenue with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 29% of the time in July while 47% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 24% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
29%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
47%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
24%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Ocean Avenue Location Map

Interactive Ocean Avenue 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 Ocean Avenue is Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in USA, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Ocean Avenue is Patrick Afb (Coco Beach) Airport (COF), also in USA, 19 km (12 miles) away.

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Ocean Avenue Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 30 November 2020, 21:32 Local Time
MonTuesday 01
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 0.5
E
0.5
E
0.5
E
1.4
NNW
Period (s) 10 10 10 6
Wind (km/h) 30
WNW 25
NW 35
NW 30
NW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Ocean Avenue

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

Wind History at Ocean Avenue

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

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