The Washout in South Carolina is a very consistent beachbreak and pier that works best on Southeast, Northeast, and South swells. Waves break both left and right here, and the surf will typically work at all tides. The Washout can produce decent surf within the range of about 2 feet to 12 feet.
Northwesterly winds at The Washout tend to produce the most ideal and offshore surf conditions.
The seabed here is mostly sand. You can find waves here year-round.
Best Surf Conditions for The Washout
|Swell Direction||SE, NE, S|
|Ideal Surf Height||2ft to 12ft|
Surf Reports & Forecasts for The Washout
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 The Washout. 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.