uk es it fr pt nl
The Jetty ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

The Jetty Surf Guide

The Jetty in New Jersey is a sandbar break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the southeast. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

The Jetty Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon sandbar  redSandbarIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
4.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing The Jetty:

The best conditions reported for surf at The Jetty occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf The Jetty (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing The Jetty with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in November while 35% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 33% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
35%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
33%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore The Jetty Location Map

Interactive The Jetty 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 The Jetty is Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to The Jetty is Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA, 58 km (36 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
The Jetty Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 5 March 2021, 22:24 Local Time
FriSaturday 06
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.2
SSE
0.1
SE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
NW 30
WNW 25
WNW 25
WNW
Wind State off off cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at The Jetty

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

Wind History at The Jetty

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near The Jetty. Click below to view there surf guides.


Wave Buoys Nearest To The Jetty: