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Port Colborne ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Port Colborne Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 3.3 °C

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Sunday, 5 April 2020, 05:02 Local time
Sunday 05
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 10
WSW 10
WNW 10
N 5
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Port Colborne in Lake Erie is an exposed beach break that only works once in a while Ideal winds are from the north northeast. The location means that groundswells are unknown and the best wave direction is from the south southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Sometimes crowded. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Global-Atlantic wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Port Deposit, Susquehanna River, Maryland, 465 km from Port Colborne.

IS AT (local time)

Port Colborne Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Welland-Pelham-Ont, 25 km from Port Colborne.


Air temperature
5.8 °C

Current weather near Port Colborne

Buoy Data:

At Port Colborne Buoy, 17 miles from Port Colborne.

  11PM 12AM 1AM 2AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.0
Dominant period (s) 2 3 4 4

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Port Colborne Location Maps

Port Colborne Location Map

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Wave buoys nearest to Port Colborne:

Tide stations nearest to Port Colborne:

  • Closest tide station
    Port Deposit, Susquehanna River
    289 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    291 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Middle Branch, Baltimore Harbor
    292 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    292 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    292 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Port Colborne is Hamilton Airport (YHM) in Canada, 45 km (28 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Port Colborne is Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG) in USA, 60 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in USA, 71 km (44 miles) away.
  • City Centre (Toronto) Airport (YTZ) in Canada is 87 km (54 miles) away.
  • Lester B Pearson International (Toronto) Airport (YYZ), also in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Port Colborne and is 91 km (57 miles) away.
Port Colborne break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Port Colborne, Lake Erie. Use the tab navigation above to view Port Colborne sea temperature, Port Colborne photographs, Port Colborne detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Port Colborne webcams, current wind from Lake Erie live weather stations and Port Colborne tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada 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 Canada 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 Port Colborne.