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St Augustine Beach Pier ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.2
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.5

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St Augustine Beach Pier Surf Guide

St Augustine Beach Pier in North Florida is a beach break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the east. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded.

St Augustine Beach Pier Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
22.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing St Augustine Beach Pier:

The best conditions reported for surf at St Augustine Beach Pier occur when a East swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf St Augustine Beach Pier (for consistent clean waves)?

julyBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing St Augustine Beach Pier 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 35% of the time in July while 50% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore St Augustine Beach Pier Location Map

Interactive St Augustine Beach Pier 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 St Augustine Beach Pier is Jacksonville Nas Airport (NIP) in USA, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to St Augustine Beach Pier is Cecil Fld (Jacksonville) Airport (NZC), also in USA, 71 km (44 miles) away.

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St Augustine Beach Pier Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 11:16 Local Time
Tuesday 18
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 25
E 20
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Swell History at St Augustine Beach Pier

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Wind History at St Augustine Beach Pier

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St Augustine Beach Pier Reviews:

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Based on 4 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s43.5
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s22.2
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s33.2
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s33.2
  • Wind and Kite Surfing:Icon  s33.0
  • Crowds:Icon  s43.5
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Impartial reviews submitted by Surf-Forecast users.
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StAugustineBeach.ORG from United States
“The St Augustine Beach Pier sits south of Pope Rd and A1A Beach Blvd. The beach is wind,clean and not crowded. The best time to go fishing from the pier is at high tide. Parking at the pier is free. To sigh see from the pier is $1.00, fishing is $3.00 depending on age. The pier is open from 6am to 10pm. Bait and tackle are available for purchase as well as snacks and gifts. Many surfers enjoy the waves around the pier. When fishing from the pier you do not have to purchase a separate fishing license.”

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