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North Carolina - Outer Banks South Surfing

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The Outer Banks are a bow shaped string of barrier islands sitting in offshore isolation from the North Carolina coast. These low-lying strips of sand appeared less than a 1000 years ago, a result of the merger of the cold Labrador Current from the north and the warm Gulf Stream from the south. This fusion has produced miles of shifting beachbreaks on these migrating islands whose width never exceeds 3 miles (5km). The constant movement of both the islands and the offshore sandbanks of the Diamond Shoals, has earned the Outer Banks a reputation as ?The Graveyard of the Atlantic? with more than 2000 ships sunk in these waters since 1526. The Outer Banks are well exposed to all types of East Coast swell, and the dozens of piers provide some protection from wind and cross-shore drift. When it's happening, there are full on, beachbreak barrels to be had, which are not short of power.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
                       
3 - 11°C
5/4
8 - 17°C
4/3
17 - 25°C
3/2
22 - 29°C
boardshorts
17 - 24°C
springsuit
7 - 15°C
4/3
+ Wide swell window
+ Powerful beachbreaks
+ Uncrowded areas
+ Wild scenic area
- Windy conditions
- Beachbreaks only
- Cold winters
- Costly accommodation
North Carolina - Outer Banks South
  Forecast Surf Report Stormrider Guide
Guide icon Forecast icon S Turns Star Grey Star Grey Star 3.5ft 13secs 99° 16mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 15
2
N - S Westerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Cape Hatteras Grey Star Grey Star 2ft 13secs 132° 16mph Sunny No Reports Available. Pier, Groyne or Jetty Peaks Sand 12
2
N - S Westerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Bogue Pier Grey Star Grey Star 2.5ft 13secs 113° 17mph Sunny No Reports Available. Pier, Groyne or Jetty Peaks Sand 10
2
E - SW Northerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Atlantic Beach Star Grey Star 2.5ft 13secs 123° 21mph Sunny No Reports Available. Pier, Groyne or Jetty Peaks Sand 10
2
E - SW Northerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Frisco Star Star Grey Star 3ft 13secs 109° 20mph Sunny No Reports Available. Pier, Groyne or Jetty Peaks Sand 15
2
NE - SW North Westerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Outer Banks Hurricane Star Grey Star 6ft 13secs 107° 20mph Sunny No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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