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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Latitude: 39° 19.646' N
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Once on Atlantic Avenue, continue on untill you reach Essex Ave, then make a left.
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name MP
FrequencyVery consistent (150 day/year)
DirectionRight and left
PowerHollow, Fast, Fun
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good swell direction
Good wind direction
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 4m+ / 12ft
Best tide positionMid and high tide
Best tide movement
Week crowdFew surfers
- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)
By g-town , 21-02-2008
yea yea - i grew up at the peir its a place to hang out more than surf yea here and there waves but more so a place to chill the peir days were great long gone but good when they were
By Anonymous , 05-06-2007
Wrong - Dude Margate is awsome. I dont know what you guys are talking about it maybe small but the waves are powerful and you can surf the waves almost everysingle day. The winter is also really good the waves just get better
By Anonymous , 27-03-2007
avalon summers<33 - dude maragte sucks avalon has the nicest sandbars sometimes u can stand and ur head stays above the water..... anyway avalon has the nicest beaches for skimming because of their coarse sand and the lifeguards dont even care if you skim on a beach that is not patroled.... i hate it when i get splinters on the maragte pier when i dont have my addidas sandels and tevas
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