Where can you surf in Margate?
Margate Pier in New Jersey is an exposed beach/Pier break that has very consistent waves. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast.
What is ocean temp in Margate NJ?
Today’s Margate Pier sea temperature is 69 °F.
What is the ocean temperature in Margate City New Jersey?
Water temperature in Margate City today is 69.6°F.
The swimming season in Margate City lasts from June to September.
Did Margate have a pier?
Margate Pier was designed by Eugenius Birch in 1856. It was extended in 1875-8 and an entertainment pavilion was built at the pier head. The pier closed in 1976 on safety grounds and was virtually destroyed by a storm on 11th January 1978.
Is Margate safe to visit?
Margate is the most dangerous major town in Kent, and is among the top 20 most dangerous overall out of Kent’s 335 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Margate in 2020 was 129 crimes per 1,000 people.