Continent
North America
Country
North Carolina (USA)
Next Big City
Norfolk
Next Town
Rodanthe
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Ocean side with waves. Size depending on wind strength and direction. When the winds blowing sideshore, N to NE, and the swells pumping, get ready for some epic wave riding.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Big, sandy beach with lots of space.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, June, July, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE
Main Direction:
NE, SW

In June and July 90% wind from SW. Starts at 3pm, strongest at 7pm and lasts until sunset. In August and September the wind is not consistent. In October and November 70% wind. In December to February windy almost daily. In March to May frontals and winds from SW, NW and NE. Main directions: NE and SW.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive to Hatteras Island, and at mile marker 31 you will see the parking lot.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No nightlife.