Atlantic Beach in North Carolina is an inconsistent beachbreak that works best on South Southeast , East, and Southwest swells. Waves break both left and right here, and the surf will typically work at all tides. Atlantic Beach can produce decent surf within the range of about 2 feet to 10 feet.
Northerly winds at Atlantic Beach tend to produce the most ideal and offshore surf conditions.
The seabed here is mostly sand.
Best Surf Conditions for Atlantic Beach
|Swell Direction||SSE, E, SW|
|Ideal Surf Height||2ft to 10ft|
Surf Reports & Forecasts for Atlantic Beach
Where available, we’ve included surf reports and forecast widgets from Surfline.com, MagicSeaweed.com, and Surf-Forecast.com to provide you with a comparison for your favorite spots. Check out those surf forecasting websites to discover more surf spots and in-depth forecasts.
Check out these surf reports for Atlantic Beach. It’s interesting to note how differences in thing like quality of conditions, surf height, wind, and swell direction vary between the forecasts. Depending on the spot, one report may be more accurate than another.