Continent
North America
Country
New York (USA)
Next Big City
New York
Next Town
Great Kills
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Ships
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Chop and small waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
July, August

Mediums sized, sandy beach.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts, Shorty
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Winter is very cold. Wetsuit needed in spring and autumn. Summer can be without. Bayside: winter temperatures usually about 38°F, summer 75°F. Ocean: winter temperatures usually 38-45°F, summer 68-72°F.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SE, SSE, S
Main Direction:
No information

Excellent with South to SE winds.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive to State Island and here get to Great Kills. Now drive to the ocean and to the harbor. Keep driving on Buffalo St until you get to the Great Kills Park. Drive all the way to the south end.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information