Isle of Palms
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*Peak Swell Height this Week:

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long-period swell
updated 16 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, September 18 09:27 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant SSW short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.6ft. 6.7 seconds 197 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

1.4ft. 9.8 seconds 81 degrees (E)


3.14 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:5624 miles 

Tides: 01:06 am (-0.39ft) 07:14 am (4.63ft) 01:29 pm (-0.62ft) 07:39 pm (4.59ft)

Isle of Palms
Surf Forecast Overview

Friday has a Small Steep angle South-West wind swell slowly fading with background South windswell on the rise

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Isle of Palms
Weather Forecast

Slight Chance Showers
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 20 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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