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Siesta ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 2.4

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Siesta Surf Forecast / Florida – Gulf / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 12 Jul 2020 EDT
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Siesta surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Siesta sea temperature is 30.9 °C (Statistics for 12 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 29.2 max: 30.3 min: 28.2 °C)
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Siesta surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Siesta sea temperature is 30.9 °C (Statistics for 12 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 29.2 max: 30.3 min: 28.2 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Siesta (calm at St Pete Beach 7 km from Siesta). 0.5m 5 s period swell from WNW

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1 h 49 min ago

Calm
5 km/h
W
Clean
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Siesta this week:

The most powerful waves expected at Siesta in the next 7 days are 0.7m 5s and forecast to arrive on Tuesday (Jul 14) at 8AM. Winds are predicted to be onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.6m 4s period and expected on Sunday (Jul 19) at 2PM.

Wave TypeTime (EDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)--
Best Surf--
Most Powerful8AM (Tue 14th Jul)2.5ft (0.7m)5s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Siesta over the next 7 days.

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy(?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Friday
17
Saturday
18
Sunday
19
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
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T florida.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T florida.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
0.5
W
0.5
W
0.6
W
0.7
W
0.7
WNW
0.6
W
0.5
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.4
NW
0.2
WNW
0.1
W
0.2
SSE
0.1
W
0.4
SE
0.5
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.3
SSE
0.3
SSE
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15
WSW
15
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
15
W
20
WSW
15
W
10
WNW
15
W
15
NW
5
NNE
20
NW
20
ESE
15
E
5
NNE
20
E
20
SE
10
SW
15
ESE
15
SE
15
W
15
NNE
20
ESE
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offcross-
off
oncross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
off
cross-
off
7:32AM
0.78
8:21PM
0.61
8:10AM
0.82
10:08PM
0.61
8:50AM
0.87
11:33PM
0.62
9:32AM
0.92
12:35AM
0.65
10:14AM
0.97
1:21AM
0.66
10:58AM
1.02
12:42AM
0.43
2:31PM
0.43
1:20AM
0.49
3:40PM
0.35
2:03AM
0.54
4:36PM
0.26
2:52AM
0.58
5:23PM
0.18
3:41AM
0.60
6:07PM
0.11
4:29AM
0.61
6:49PM
0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Longboat Key which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Siesta.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Siesta blow from the ENE

Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Friday
17
Saturday
18
Sunday
19
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clearclearclearclearsome cloudsclearclearclearclearrain shwrsclearrain shwrsrisk thund- derclearclearrisk thund- derclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrsrisk thund- derclear
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2828282828282727282827302626312626302626302928
2929292828282828282829303028323129312928303028
-6:45--6:45--6:46--6:46--6:47--6:47--6:48--6:48
--8:27--8:27--8:27--8:25--8:25--8:25--8:24--

Short Range Forecast: Some drizzle, heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Sun night, min 27°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Fri afternoon, min 26°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Siesta Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Siesta provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Siesta can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Siesta surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Siesta) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Siesta may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Siesta is 7 km (4 miles) from the city of Bayshore Gardens. If you plan a vacation in Gulf Coast, Florida, look for hotels and other accommodation in Bayshore Gardens. Bayshore Gardens has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.