Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (2024)

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Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (1)Photo by: Robin Novelli

Melbourne Beach Surf Guide

Melbourne Beach in North Florida is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Likely to be crowded if working. Take care of sharks,.

Melbourne Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (2)BeachMelbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (3)3.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent

30.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Melbourne Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Melbourne Beach occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

    Hourly Forecast12 Day Forecast

What's the best time of year to surf Melbourne Beach (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter

The best time of year for surfing Melbourne Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winterand most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 28% of the time in January while 55% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 17% of the time it is considered too small by mostsurfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.

clean

28%

Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.

blown out

55%

Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).

too small

17%

Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Melbourne Beach Location Map

Interactive Melbourne Beach surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Melbourne Beach is Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in USA, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Melbourne Beach is Patrick Afb (Coco Beach) Airport (COF), also in USA, 25 km (16 miles) away.

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Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.

Melbourne Beach Surf Forecasts:

    Hourly Forecast12 Day Forecast
Todays Surf SummaryWednesday, 10 July 2024, 17:40 Local Time m, °C Wednesday 10Thuft, °F 5PM8PM11PM2AM Wave (m) 0.3E 0.3E 0.3E 0.3E Period (s) 8 8 8 8 Wind (km/h) 20 20 15 15 Wind State cross-on cross-on cross-off cross-off
What does Melbourne Beach look like?Latest photos from Melbourne Beach. Upload your own or view all photos on the gallery page.

Credit: Leo DurenCredit: Ambria-Justyne ShawCredit: ChrisCredit: SarahkateCredit: Robin Novelli

    Tides at Melbourne Beach Current tide and informaton For Palm Bay, 6 km from Melbourne Beach.Next High Water: 12:14am | 1.21mNext Low Water: 05:55pm | 0.32mNEXTIS AT (local time)remaininghigh tidelow tide

    Melbourne Beach Sea Temperature

    Hot air temperatures, feeling like 31.0 °C once we account for wind, and very warm water temperature (30.2 °C) at Melbourne Beach. Clouds should reduce UV so boardshorts and a rash vest should be ok.Today, many surfers would wear a rashvest wetsuit.Current Temp*: 30.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellitewater-tempView Sea Temp Map

    Swell History at Melbourne Beach

    Surf stats for Melbourne Beach, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

    Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (16)

    Average Swell

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    Wind History at Melbourne Beach

    Wind stats for Melbourne Beach, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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    Average Wind

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    Melbourne Beach Reviews:

    Interactive Porthcawl Point location map. View nearby buoy information, live wind conditions and surrounding roads, paths and locations to help find new breaks. Click the buoys or wind icon to view more information.

    Ratings

    Based on 6 votes.

    • Overall:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (22)3.2
    • Quality on a good day:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (23)2.5
    • Consistency of Surf:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (24)3.0
    • Difficulty Level:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (25)2.0
    • Wind and Kite Surfing:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (26)3.0
    • Crowds:Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (27)3.2
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    Review

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    Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (28)

    Shirley from United States

    “Great”

    Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

    Discover surf breaks near Melbourne Beach. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • The Boardwalk

      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (29)Beach
      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (30)3.1

      Reliability: fairly consistent

      3km away

    • Spessard Holland

      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (31)Beach
      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (32)3.4

      Reliability: very consistent

      4km away

    • Ocean Avenue

      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (33)Sandbar
      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (34)2.5

      Reliability: fairly consistent

      6km away

    • Canova Beach

      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (35)Beach
      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (36)3.0

      Reliability: fairly consistent

      9km away

    • Duval Street

      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (37)Beach
      • Melbourne Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (Florida (38)3.6

      Reliability: very consistent

      9km away

    Wave Buoys Nearest To Melbourne Beach:

    • Closest Wave BuoyCape Canaveral Nearshore, FL26 mi
    • Second closest Wave BuoyFort Pierce, FL38 mi
    • Third closest Wave BuoyCanaveral Buoy41 mi
    • Fourth closest Wave BuoyChester Shoal, FL41 mi
    • Fifth closest Wave BuoyCanaveral East Buoy140 mi
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