Surfline is the most trusted name in marine weather forecasting, and has been helping surfers find great waves since 1985. Surfline gives you access to the best real-time surf reports, long-range swell analysis, and weather forecasts for all your favorite surf spots. Access more than 300 live surf and beach cameras in hi-definition, 24/7/365. Surfline’s expert team of meteorologists and surf forecasters provide the most accurate surf reports and forecasts for thousands of surf spots worldwide. Surfline also produces award-winning surf and ocean news, stories, videos, and photos delivered multiple times per day. Surfline offers annual and monthly Premium subscriptions that provide members with the ultimate user experience.
400+ Live Streaming HD Cameras - Premium users can watch the surf conditions real-time and ad-free from hundreds of surf spots, including world famous surf breaks such as Pipeline, Waimea Bay, Wedge, Maverick's, Teahupoo and Uluwatu. Premium members also have exclusive access to high resolution, Premium Only cams at iconic breaks like Lower Trestles, Ala Moana and New Smyrna.
Daily Surf Reports – Receive surf reports updated twice daily from our global team of reporters, forecasters. Know when the wind turns offshore, when the swell will arrive, what the water temperature is and what time the tide drops. Our team interprets the data to bring you the most accurate reports and forecasts available, multiple times per day.
Long Range Swell Forecasts – Get the long range forecast for over 3,000 spots around the globe. Our proprietary surf forecasting models and team of expert meteorologists provide accurate, detailed forecasts for thousands of breaks around the globe, so you can perfectly time your next surf. Premium Members are the first to know, with long-range 17-day forecast models updated daily by our meteorology team. Non-premium users receive 3-day surf forecasts.
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Personalized Surf Experience - Save and organize your favorite spots, surf cams and swell forecasts all in one place with quick, easy access.
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Ratings and Reviews
Surf line is something I check everyday
The true surfer mentality is to go no matter what but go where is what surfline helps. When I'm at my desk I can watch the jobless groms sherd until I get off work and run out to the southern California chop I know it's choppy cause surf line tells me so. Sunset and pch? Nope tides too high. Thanks surf line. Also I paid for the surfline premium it's worth it. So I can watch the venice cam and think nope it's still a beach break.
Woah trestles.. Too far but I know it's good because of surfline. County lines the only place getting surf. Drive an hour and a half thanks to surf line and get there for it to be just as packed as first point. Surf line is cool, but it'll say it's poor out and I'll have the best day of my surf life. So don't always trust it. Trust your gut go to Topanga during low tide. Destroy your board and quit surfing. Forever.
Also the hurricane updates and swell reports are tight. Something to get hyped about and tell your wife a week or so in advanced so she doesn't complain that you surf too much
Still The Best Surf App/Website
Yes I agree that the ads are a bore (but there aren't any though if you're a Premium member), but it's a minor nuisance to bear for access to accurate reports and a beautiful interface with the most cams available. It occasionally has crashed on me too but rarely recently. For my 80 or so bucks per year Premium subscription for extended web forecasts, having this companion App is a dream and i actually use it more than the website everyday. Well worth the cash and minor nuisances - when the App is down due to location reception issues, going directly to Surfline Mobile on the internet usually will work unless one's cell signal is close to nonexistent. I agree that controllable cameras would be ideal but with their subscribership it would probably be impossible (can you imagine playing camera tug of war with 5000 Chads and Kimos at your favorite spot). Let's stop whining - you pay more and it isn't perfect but it's pretty darn good. Disclaimer - I'm not on their payroll).
App works poorly on iPad, missing key forecast tools
One of my biggest complaints about the app is that it doesn’t work well on an iPad at all. Doesn’t support landscape mode except for cam feeds. You can’t search for spots without adding them to favorites, which is annoying when I’m looking at places I don’t frequent but just want to check, unless you go to the map view. But when I’m looking at spots in California or Florida from New England, I don’t necessary want to scroll on a map. Probably the most salient missing feature is the nearshore model tool, though. Living in New England, where a lot of spots are missing from the site, nearshore is often the only way I can get a sense of what individual spots will be like, and I have to use a browser or computer for that. The interface is useful for quick checks, but for those of us who are often on the go and rarely at a computer, those key tools are sorely missed.
- 231.5 MB
- Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 9+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
- © 2018 Surfline/Wavetrak, Inc.
- In-App Purchases
- Surfline Premium $9.99
- Surfline Premium $95.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.