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Trestles ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.4

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Trestles Spot ID

Ocean Buds, Trestles photo


Photo credit: george webber

Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 8.4 °C

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Friday, 3 April 2020, 06:23 Local time
Friday 03
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 9 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 45
NW 45
NW 40
NW 35
Wind State off off off off

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Trestles in New Jersey is a sandbar break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days.

Bermuda wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cape May Harbor, New Jersey, 3 km from Trestles.

IS AT (local time)

Trestles Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-CMAN4, 9 km from Trestles.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
10.4 °C

Current weather near Trestles

Buoy Data:

At Delaware Bay Buoy, 34 miles from Trestles.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 5 5 5 5

All wavebuoys around Trestles

Overall Trestles Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April


Surf stats for Trestles: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Trestles: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Trestles Location Maps

Trestles 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 Trestles

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Trestles:

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Wave buoys nearest to Trestles:

Tide stations nearest to Trestles:

  • Closest tide station
    Cape May Harbor
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Cape Island Creek, Cape May
    3 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Swain Channel, Taylor Sound
    3 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Wildwood Crest, ocean pier
    3 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Wildwood Crest, Sunset Lake
    3 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Trestles is Cape May Co (Wildwood) Airport (WWD) in USA, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Trestles is Millville Muni Airport (MIV), also in USA, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is Dover Afb Airport (DOV) in USA, 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) in USA is 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Rgnl Airport (SBY), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Trestles and is 87 km (54 miles) away.
Trestles break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Trestles, New Jersey. Use the tab navigation above to view Trestles sea temperature, Trestles photographs, Trestles detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Trestles webcams, current wind from New Jersey live weather stations and Trestles 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 Trestles.