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Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty break guidePhoto by: whoppin

Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty Surf Guide

Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty in Oregon_South is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks are all rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rips and sharks.

Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
9.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty:

The best conditions reported for surf at Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty 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 40% of the time in January while 59% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 1% 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 Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty Location Map

Interactive Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua 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 nearest passenger airport to Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty is Mc Minnville Muni (Mackminnville) Airport (MMV) in USA, which is 190 km (118 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty is Portland International Airport (PDX), also in USA, 249 km (155 miles) away.

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Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 22 March 2023, 22:04 Local Time
Wave (m)
Period (s) 10 9 9 10
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-
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Swell History at Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty

Surf stats for Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Winchesteer Bay/Umpqua Jetty

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

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