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38th St Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

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38th St Beach Surf Guide

38th St Beach in New Jersey is a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the southeast. It's often crowded here. Take care of - Localism.

38th St Beach Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent24.5°C

Surfing 38th St Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at 38th St Beach occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

New-Jersey wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view 38th St Beach sea temperature, 38th St Beach photographs, 38th St Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 38th St Beach webcams, current wind from New Jersey live weather stations and 38th St Beach 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 38th St Beach

38th St Beach Surf:

Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 05:42 Local time
Tuesday 07
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 5
ESE 10
SSE 15
Wind State glass glass cross-

Tide Times:

For Absecon Channel, State Route 87 bridge, New Jersey, 3 km from 38th St Beach.

IS AT (local time)

38th St Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-ACYN4, 4 km from 38th St Beach.


Air temperature
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Current weather near 38th St Beach

Overall 38th St Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for 38th St Beach: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for 38th St Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Typical 38th Street, 38th St Beach photo

38th St Beach

Photo credit: John DiNardo

38th St Beach Location Maps

38th St Beach Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to New Jersey surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of 38th St Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to 38th St Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to 38th St Beach:

Tide stations nearest to 38th St Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Absecon Channel, State Route 87 bridge
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Atlantic City (Steel Pier)
    3 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Brigantine Channel at Hoffman Thorofare
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Main Marsh Thorofare
    6 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Ventnor City, ocean pier
    6 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to 38th St Beach is Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 38th St Beach is Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA, 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Lakehurst Naes Airport (NEL) in USA is 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Mc Guire Afb (Wrightstown) Airport (WRI), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 38th St Beach and is 72 km (45 miles) away.
38th St Beach break location map and break info