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Ogden Dune break guidePhoto by: Neville Mannington

Ogden Dune Surf Guide

Ogden Dune in Lake Michigan is an exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right Offshore winds are from the south. The short fetch makes for windswells rather than groundswells and the ideal wave angle is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Ogden Dune Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
4.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ogden Dune:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ogden Dune occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

Explore Ogden Dune Location Map

Interactive Ogden Dune 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 Ogden Dune is Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in USA, 65 km (40 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Ogden Dune is Chicago Ohare International Airport (ORD), also in USA, 83 km (52 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Ogden Dune Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 17 January 2022, 02:23 Local Time
Monday 17
3AM6AM9AM12PM
Wave (m)
0.1
NE
0.3
NE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
Period (s) 4 6 7 7
Wind (km/h)
30
40
35
35
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Ogden Dune

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

Wind History at Ogden Dune

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

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    • Icon  s22.0
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    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon beachBeach/pier
    • Icon  s43.9
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    98km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s44.1
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    124km away
    • Icon beachBeach/pier
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    127km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Ogden Dune: