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

Water

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

Nice waves up to 6m high, depending on wind direction and swell.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Other
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Sandy beach, with some houses build on it, which takes away space in some areas.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, June, July, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
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

On Hatteras Island drive south until you get to Rodanthe. Here find an access to the ocean.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No nightlife.