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South Carolina + Georgia Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Burkes Beach
 
1ft 5secs 170° 15mph W - Offshore - 271°
 Folly Beach Pier
 
2.5ft 5secs 207° 14mph W - Offshore - 278°
 Fripp Island
 
1ft 5secs 175° 9mph WNW - Offshore - 285°
 Hunting Island
 
1ft 5secs 172° 9mph WNW - Offshore - 285°
 Isle of Palms Pier
 
1.5ft 5secs 185° 6mph NW - Offshore - 311°
 The Washout
 
1ft 5secs 177° 14mph W - Offshore - 278°
 27th Ave/North Myrtle
 
1ft 6secs 163° 8mph N - Offshore - 359°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
In contrast to their northern cousin, South Carolina and Georgia have a wide continental shelf which drains power from the incoming waves. Autumn brings the hurricane season to South Carolina and the best surf with the oncoming winter providing reasonably consistent, but only occasionally good, conditions. Offshore winds are generally from the west, but the varied topography means almost limitless options. Georgia suffers the same benefits and issues with the possibility of excellent surf on the relatively unexplored outlying barrier islands. The summers are extremely flat but the occasional swells are often accompanied by favourable winds. Temperatures are mild in winter but the sea can drop to 9°C/48°F rising to 25°C/77°F in summer. Man made structures such as groynes provide the banks for surfing along much of this coast, which was first surfed in the 1930s and popularised by servicemen in 1963.
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