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Triple S Pier ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Triple S Pier Surf Guide

Triple S Pier in North Carolina is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has reasonably consistent surf Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for urchins, rips, man-made danger (buoys etc...) and sharks.

Triple S Pier Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach/jettyIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
20.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Triple S Pier:

The best conditions reported for surf at Triple S Pier occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Triple S Pier (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Triple S Pier with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 21% of the time in January while 27% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
21%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
27%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
52%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Triple S Pier Location Map

Interactive Triple S 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 Triple S Pier is Cherry Point Mcas Airport (NKT) in USA, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Triple S Pier is Craven Co Rgnl (New Bern) Airport (EWN), also in USA, 52 km (32 miles) away.

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Triple S Pier Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 17 May 2021, 15:16 Local Time
Monday 17Tue
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.8
ESE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
E 15
ENE 15
ENE 10
NE
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross cross-
off

Swell History at Triple S Pier

Surf stats for Triple S Pier, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Triple S Pier

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

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