Continent
North America
Country
Florida (USA)
Next Big City
Fort Lauderdale
Next Town
Pompano Beach
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Buoys
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Choppy and waves. You must stay out past the markers.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Bystanders
Beach Users:
No information

Nice, wide, safe and sandy beach. Lots of room just south.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NE, SE
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE, NW, NNW

10-20 mph in winter, can be stronger with fronts. 5-15 mph in summer, only a few days stronger. Summer lighter SE thermals, about 10-15 knots. November to April: cold fronts bring SE before and NE after it, with 15-20, sometimes up to 25 knots. During winter about 4 days per week surfing possible.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

I-95 exit at Pompano Beach, East to beach on Atlantic Blvd, then A1A North Ocean Blvd, go north until you get to NE 13th street. Park at the meters (don't forget the change) or drop your gear off and park in the hotel parking.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

You must stay out past the markers or you will get a ticket to appear in court.

Nightlife

Lots of nightlife around.