The surf forecast is 2+ ft and slightly bumpy right now for Cape May, NJ

  • WEATHER - LIVE
    57° ENE @ 6 → 9mph
  • LOW / HIGH TIDE
    10:31am / 4:51pm
  • BUOY 44009
    ESE2.3ft @ 8s
  • WATER TEMP
    54° 4/3, Boots/Gloves(3)

Forecast

Surf
Swell
5 day
16 day
  • 8ft
  • 6ft
  • 4ft
  • 2ft
WED 17
THU 18
FRI 19
SAT 20
SUN 21
8pm
  • Clean
  • Fair
  • Choppy
Conditions are 2 ft and choppy at 8pm on Tue 4/16
Compass Map
Forecast Compass Compass Wind Arrow Compass Primary Swell Arrow Compass Secondary Swell Arrow
Wind Arrow
WIND S 11 mph
Primary Swell Arrow
PRIMARY SE (140) 2.2 ft @ 8 sec
Secondary Swell Arrow
SECONDARY SSE (167) 1.1 ft @ 3 sec
TIDE LEVEL
Outgoing Low Tide, 1.6 ft

Forecast Details

Basic
Detail
  • Wednesday, Apr 17
    SURF WIND SWELL
    6am
    2 ft
    fair
    SSE
    5mph
    2.1ft
    9s
    SE
    12pm
    2 ft
    choppy
    SE
    8mph
    1.7ft
    9s
    SE
    6pm
    2+ ft
    choppy
    SSE
    8mph
    2.3ft
    9s
    SE
  • Best Board for Wednesday
  • Thursday, Apr 18
    SURF WIND SWELL
    6am
    1+ ft
    clean
    NW
    5mph
    1.4ft
    9s
    ESE
    12pm
    1 ft
    clean
    NNW
    11mph
    1.2ft
    8s
    ESE
    6pm
    1 ft
    clean
    NNE
    17mph
    0.9ft
    7s
    SE
  • Friday, Apr 19
    SURF WIND SWELL
    6am
    2+ ft
    fair
    NE
    14mph
    3.8ft
    7s
    E
    12pm
    2-3+ ft
    choppy
    E
    13mph
    3.7ft
    8s
    E
    6pm
    3+ ft
    choppy
    ESE
    16mph
    3.6ft
    8s
    E
  • Saturday, Apr 20
    SURF WIND SWELL
    6am
    2-3 ft
    clean
    NW
    6mph
    2.9ft
    8s
    ESE
    12pm
    2+ ft
    clean
    NW
    4mph
    2.6ft
    8s
    ESE
    6pm
    2+ ft
    clean
    WNW
    5mph
    2.4ft
    8s
    ESE
  • Sunday, Apr 21
    SURF WIND SWELL
    6am
    1 ft
    clean
    NW
    15mph
    1.9ft
    7s
    ESE
    12pm
    1 ft
    fair
    WNW
    12mph
    1.6ft
    7s
    ESE
    6pm
    1 ft
    choppy
    WSW
    9mph
    1.4ft
    7s
    ESE
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This forecast is for beaches with direct offshore winds from North to North-North-West, and was updated Apr 17, 2024 @ 9:39am.
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