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Painter s Hill ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Painter s Hill Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.5 °C

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Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 10:19 Local time
Wednesday 08
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
WSW 10
W 10
NW 5
Wind State off off cross-

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Painter s Hill in North Florida is a sandbar break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the east. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Beware of - Rips / undertow.

Florida wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Smith Creek, Flagler Beach, Florida, 6 km from Painter s Hill.

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Painter s Hill Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Flagler Beach, 4 km from Painter s Hill.

light winds from the WSW

Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Painter s Hill

Buoy Data:

At St. Augustine, FL, 33 miles from Painter s Hill.

  5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.7
Dominant period (s) 11 11 13 13

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Overall Painter s Hill Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Wind stats for Painter s Hill: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Painter s Hill Location Maps

Painter s Hill Location Map

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Wave buoys nearest to Painter s Hill:

Tide stations nearest to Painter s Hill:

  • Closest tide station
    Smith Creek, Flagler Beach
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Bings Landing, Matanzas River
    7 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Fort Matanzas, Matanzas River, ICWW
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    14 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Crescent Beach, Matanzas River
    17 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Painter s Hill is Jacksonville Nas Airport (NIP) in USA, 93 km (58 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Painter s Hill is Cecil Fld (Jacksonville) Airport (NZC), also in USA, 104 km (65 miles) away.
  • Third is Gainesville Rgnl Airport (GNV) in USA, 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Executive (Orlando) Airport (ORL) in USA is 111 km (69 miles) away.
  • Jacksonville International Airport (JAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Painter s Hill and is 119 km (74 miles) away.
Painter s Hill break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Painter s Hill, Florida - North. Use the tab navigation above to view Painter s Hill sea temperature, Painter s Hill photographs, Painter s Hill detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Painter s Hill webcams, current wind from Florida - North live weather stations and Painter s Hill 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 Painter s Hill.