Isle of Palms
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*Peak Swell Height this Week:

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long-period swell
updated 35 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, August 18 01:43 am
Swell Conditions:

2+ feet with a dominant SSW short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.8ft. 6.5 seconds 212 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

1.8ft. 9.5 seconds 127 degrees (SE)


0 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

°F and with Variable-side-onshore () winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:5624 miles 

Tides: 02:42 am (0.49ft) 08:40 am (3.35ft) 02:41 pm (0.59ft) 08:55 pm (3.74ft)

Isle of Palms
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a Small South-East short-period swell steady plus South-West windswell picking up

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Isle of Palms
Weather Forecast

Slight Chance T-storms
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 13 mph.
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 9 to 11 mph. view 7-day weather forecast

Isle of Palms Spot Details


yes it does get crowded in front of the bar
summer spring and fall
Best Swell Direction:
SE and East hurricane swell. NE swell can sneak in.
Best Wind Direction:
West to north...but typically SE
Best Tide:
mid to high

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