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Nantasket Beach Notaciones
Calidad cuándo Funciona: 3.7
Consistencia de Olas: 3.0
Dificultad: 2.9
Windsurf y Kitesurf: 3.6
Gente al Agua: 2.9

Overall: 3.5

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Estadísticas de Olas para Nantasket Beach, Primavera: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

This image shows only the swells directed at Nantasket Beach that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical northern hemisphere spring. It is based on 6579 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours illustrate increasing wave sizes. Blue shows the smallest swells, less that 0.5m (1.5 feet) high. Green and yellow show increasing swell sizes and highest swells greater than >3m (>10ft) are shown in red. In both graphs, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell was forecast.

The diagram implies that the dominant swell direction, shown by the largest spokes, was ENE, whereas the the dominant wind blows from the WSW. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 14% of the time, equivalent to 13 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to occur in a normal northern hemisphere spring but 2.0% of the time you can expect swell in the range 1.3-2m (4-6.5ft) 2.0%, equivalent to (2 days). Taking into account the ratio of these swells that coincided with predicted offshore winds, and given the fact that Nantasket Beach is exposed to open water swells, we estimate that clean surf can be found at Nantasket Beach about 14% of the time and that surf is blown out by onshore wind 27% of the time. This is means that we expect 37 days with waves in a typical northern hemisphere spring, of which 13 days should be surfable.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.