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Best Apps for Surfing

Use these apps to find the best places to surf as well as forecasts for beaches around the world. Forecasts include surf size, swell height, swell period, swell direction, wind strength, wind direction and temperature so you have everything you need to plan your next surfing trip!

Splash - Tide & Weather Report
MSW Surf Forecast
World Surf League
Weesurf - The HD surf forecast
Broou surf forecast & live realtime reports

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

Splash - Tide & Weather Report
Splash - Tide & Weather Report

Splash

Boluga

Swell conditions, tide data, wind details, sunrise/sunset times and more make Splash the ultimate weather app for surf, sea and sand

Swell conditions, tide data, wind details, sunrise/sunset times and more make Splash the ultimate weather app for surf, sea and sand.
Splash visualises the information you need - simply slide the timeline and watch the conditions change minute-by-minute.
Now including Watch App and Glance!

Key Features:

- 7-day forecast for over 16,000 worldwide locations.
- See the conditions change minute-by-minute.
- Easily find your local beaches.
-...

MSW Surf Forecast
MSW Surf Forecast

MSW Surf Forecast

Magicseaweed

Find the best beaches and waves

Check the surf forecast, get the location conditions, and view the helpful charts. The MSW Surf Forecast app is the tool you need before you head to the beach for your next surfing adventure.

World Surf League
World Surf League

World Surf League

World Surf League

The World Surf League is the home of all the world’s best surfers competing at exotic locations around the globe to become this year’s WSL champion

The World Surf League is the home of all the world’s best surfers competing at exotic locations around the globe to become this year’s WSL champion. For the first time ever, you can now watch our LIVE event broadcasts and keep up-to-date with your favorite athletes anywhere, anytime.

*** FEATURES ***

LIVE BROADCASTS
Watch the latest Championship Tour and Big Wave events anytime,...

Weesurf - The HD surf forecast
Weesurf - The HD surf forecast

Weesurf

WeeSurf App

*** THE FIRST HD FORECAST MODEL FOR FREE IN THE WORLD ***

*** THE FIRST HD FORECAST MODEL FOR FREE IN THE WORLD ***

The only app that provides 1km resolution surf forecasts for every surf spot on the planet: 100% free and with no ads.

Unforgettable surf sessions start with WeeSurf. Find adventures in faraway places or even closer in your hometown, access unique rides, new experiences and amazing places around the world....

Broou surf forecast & live realtime reports
Broou surf forecast & live realtime reports

Broou surf forecast & live realtime reports

ON Interactive

broou surf forecast and reports is a tool that shows the surfer how’s the forecast of the surfing condition in the exactly moment on his favourite surf spots and now it also has a feed of reports from other surfers that are already on the spot, so that you can decide if the surf is good or not to go out

broou surf forecast and reports is a tool that shows the surfer how’s the forecast of the surfing condition in the exactly moment on his favourite surf spots and now it also has a feed of reports from other surfers that are already on the spot, so that you can decide if the surf is good or not to go...

Glassy Surf Report | Surfing Forecast
Glassy Surf Report | Surfing Forecast

Glassy Surf Report | Surfing Forecast

Gradient Technologies

Glassy’s only goal is to improve the way we surf

Glassy’s only goal is to improve the way we surf.

Glassy’s surfing community is made up of 200,000 surfers that have already downloaded the app. Along with our increasing user base there are more than 13,000 spots around the world created by the own surfers and validated by our team.

TRACK YOUR SURF SESSIONS

Create your surfing social profile to input, measure and...

Indicators - Surf Report & Forecast
Indicators - Surf Report & Forecast

Indicators

LW Brands, LLC

THE BEST SURF REPORT / FORECASTING TOOL PERIOD

THE BEST SURF REPORT / FORECASTING TOOL PERIOD
... and it's all based on NOAA buoy data...

** Now available for iPad and iPhone **

Indicators is the only iPhone app that gives you 'spectral energy density' buoy data and makes it easy to understand... so you can truely know if it's firing at your favorite spot...

FEATURES INCLUE:
- Real-Time NOAA Buoy Data
...

Spitcast Surf Forecast
Spitcast Surf Forecast

Spitcast Surf Forecast

Jack Mullis

Spitcast gives you accurate surf forecasts for surf spots throughout Northern CA and Southern California

Spitcast gives you accurate surf forecasts for surf spots throughout Northern CA and Southern California. Surfers trust our surf prediction algorithm to interpret buoy data and provide easy to understand and reliable surf reports at surf spots in regions including Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Seal Beach, Orange County, San Diego, and Santa Cruz. Check the forecast, grab your surfboard, and...

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Apps with average score

NobodySurf
NobodySurf
NobodySurf

NobodySurf

reblue Inc.

NobodySurf is a video streaming app where you can find world's best free-surfing videos on YouTube & Vimeo created by surfers and filmmakers around the world.

- VARIETY OF SURFING & WAVES
Longboard to shortboard, small waves to huge waves, mens, womens and youth

- SEARCH
Search from 3,000+ world's best surf videos by...

Wind Forecast: Sensor & Map
Wind Forecast: Sensor & Map
Wind Forecast: Sensor & Map

Wind Forecast: Sensor & Map

Ilya Ostashkov

"Wind Forecast: Kite, Windsurf & Surf. Sensor & Map" is an incredibly accurate wind forecast around the world!

We have created a neural network that analyzes a huge amount of data from different sources of the wind forecast and chooses the most believable. Try it and see for yourself!

Also, we developed...

iSurfer - Surfing Coach
iSurfer - Surfing Coach
iSurfer - Surfing Coach

iSurfer - Surfing Coach

My Surf World

"THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE SURFING APP AVAILABLE"

iSurfer is more than just an app for surfers, it is an essential tool for all surfers to have on their phone or iPod. Take your surfing skills to the next level with iSurfer and start surfing the way you have always dreamed of, and...

Trace Surf - Track your surfing
Trace Surf - Track your surfing
Trace Surf - Track your surfing

Trace Surf - Track your surfing

AlpineReplay, Inc.

*** This app requires Trace to use. Please visit www.traceup.com for more information ***

Trace Surf is the first technology of its kind that measures all of your action out on the water. With Trace Surf you can track your:

* Number of waves
* Speed
* Ride Distance
* Ride Time
* Cutback Angle
* Airs
*...

Billabong Surf Report
Billabong Surf Report
Billabong Surf Report

Billabong Surf Report

Billabong Holdings Inc

The Billabong Surf Report allows you to view the conditions at your favorite surf spots around the world in real time. View 3 day swell forecast, tide, and wind data alongside beautiful photography and free live cams of the world's best surf spots.


SPOT NOTIFICATIONS & ALERTS
Never miss the perfect session...

SurfTrackr: Surfing Journal
SurfTrackr: Surfing Journal
SurfTrackr: Surfing Journal

SurfTrackr: Surfing Journal

Design Chaos Pty Ltd

Perfect for both experienced surfers and those looking to improve their surfing, SurfTrackr allows you to record all of your surf sessions in an easy to use journal that is designed just for surfers.

Record each surfing session with as many details as you like and review your sessions in the...

Surf Tracker Pro
Surf Tracker Pro
Surf Tracker Pro

Surf Tracker Pro

Rozga Wojciech

**Off-season discount 50%, get it now before it's too late!**

Surf Tracker with manual wave count to track your surf session for watchOS. Remember - you need Apple Watch Series 2 to use this app. Apple Watch Series 1 is not waterproof so you can't use it in water.

After each session...

Eddy Surf Report Wave Forecast
Eddy Surf Report Wave Forecast
Eddy Surf Report Wave Forecast

Eddy Surf Report Wave Forecast

Gene Camier

Eddy is a free global surf report app with personalised surf forecasts. You can choose from over 5,000 known surf locations throughout the USA, the rest of the world and also add your own secret locations by using the custom locations feature.
• Set your ideal conditions for each of...

Surf Track
Surf Track
Surf Track

Surf Track

Narrate, Inc.

Do you like surfing? Do you want to track your surf sessions with high accuracy? Do you want to get a full detailed report about your last surf session? It's now possible with Surf Track.
Surf Track is a modern surf tracking app that will provide you with a detailed report...

Surface Surf Forecast & Waves
Surface Surf Forecast & Waves
Surface Surf Forecast & Waves

Surface Surf Forecast & Waves

Evie Digital

Surface Surf Forecast & Waves has been engineered specifically for use with Apple Watch.
Use Surface to keep your watch up to date with latest forecasts from around the world.
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Ability to track your surfs and health data. Integration of your surf workouts with Apple's Health and Activity apps means that...

Surfing record - SurfLog7
Surfing record - SurfLog7
Surfing record - SurfLog7

Surfing record - SurfLog7

Mitsuhiro Shirai

You can make a surfing log with just a simple tap operation.
It's very useful and easily. Just click, you can make a log of sufring.

The basic data (date and time, place and condition) input is completed with just tap.
The wave condition is only by tapping the tag and selecting.
At...

da Surf Engine
da Surf Engine
da Surf Engine

da Surf Engine

Jennifer Curless

The premiere search engine to discover your perfect waves & surf buddies! Select from up to 29 surf break wave criteria at over 8,000+ surf spots nearby you and around the world. 

Search by surf style: Find surf breaks that are best for your experience level and board type

Find surf spots by wave characteristics and...

Let's Surf - Forecast
Let's Surf - Forecast
Let's Surf - Forecast

Let's Surf - Forecast

joao jesus

More than forecast app that includes 7 days forecast, surf size, swell height, swell period, swell direction, wind strength, wind direction and temperature we want create an perfect forecast mobile eco system.

By adding our today screen widget and using our watchOS app you can keep on tracking your favourite spot...

WavesTracker - Surf Track App
WavesTracker - Surf Track App
WavesTracker - Surf Track App

WavesTracker - Surf Track App

Gui Keller

WavesTracker is a surf tracking app that will provide you with a detailed report about your surf session. Have you ever wondered how fast did you go, how far, how many waves, how many turns, etc? Now you can get a better insight of your surf sessions. Know it, relive...

Surfterra - You surf, they capture, we connect
Surfterra - You surf, they capture, we connect
Surfterra - You surf, they capture, we connect

Surfterra - You surf, they capture, we connect

Karma Consulting

Are you a SURFER ?
Get photos & videos of you surfing.
Know beforehand where photographers will be shooting in the next 48 hours.
Monitor your surfing statistics.

Are you a PHOTOGRAPHER ?
Share your surf shooting sessions and get paid for the best photos and videos that you shot.
Surfterra makes sure your photos...

Shakabay - Surf Forecast
Shakabay - Surf Forecast
Shakabay - Surf Forecast

Shakabay - Surf Forecast

Arnaud Garnier

Plan your sessions easily with free access to weather forecasts and surfing conditions.

Shakabay provides the best tools for you to decide where and when to surf!
Access weather forecasts and conditions on nearly 10 000 surf spots around the world to help you choose the best spots.
Customize the app with...

Surf Forecast MGR
Surf Forecast MGR
Surf Forecast MGR

Surf Forecast MGR

Mac George Roberts

Wherever you are check surf height, swell, wind, and tide forecast data up in advance.
Everything at your finger tips.

App Features:
Provides tide & waves information for complete USA.
Get weather information based on your Current Location.
Also tap anywhere on the map to get weather forecast.
Get weather conditions in advance of the location...

iSurf - Surfing News, Videos and Photos
iSurf - Surfing News, Videos and Photos
iSurf - Surfing News, Videos and Photos

iSurf - Surfing News, Videos and Photos

Pedro Miranda

+ The Surfing World in your Pocket +
+ As seen on AppAdvice and AppsGoneFree +

Do you love Surf?
Spend all day thinking about waves?
Want to stay up with the Crowd?
If so, then this is the app for you!

+++ iSurf +++
Get instant access to the latest surf news from the major...

Surf Hunter Pro
Surf Hunter Pro
Surf Hunter Pro

Surf Hunter Pro

Jacob Moghtader

Surf Hunter gives Southern Californian surfers a realtime app for realtime surf! Currently, we support San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego. More locations and features coming soon!

Surf SD
Surf SD
Surf SD

Surf SD

Bo App Studio

San Diego surf forecast is presented to you in a single animated page. It is so simple that non-surfer knows when waves are coming. Surfers know when to wax their boards. In case you like to remember your sweet time on your board, log the beach camera. Shhh.. Don't tell...

iSurfer - Surfing Coach for iPad
iSurfer - Surfing Coach for iPad
iSurfer - Surfing Coach for iPad

iSurfer - Surfing Coach for iPad

My Surf World

"IMPROVE YOUR SURFING TODAY FOR ONLY 99c"

iSurfer is all about surfing. Take your surfing skills to the next level with iSurfer and start surfing the way you have always dreamed of.

iSurfer is stacked with information and videos for all levels of surfers to help everyone improve their surfing skills.

"I highly...

Breeze Surf Forecast
Breeze Surf Forecast
Breeze Surf Forecast

Breeze Surf Forecast

Canvaz

Clean, Simple and Effective surf forecast.

* 1420 surf spots supported across: Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, UK, USA.

* Color code for Wind Speed

* Hourly forecast for the current day

* Current tide situation

* 4 Days forecast

Vortex Surf
Vortex Surf
Vortex Surf

Vortex Surf

Vortex Surf Company Pty Ltd

Official surf forecasting partner of Surfing SA and Surfing WA.

Vortex is a one-of-a-kind app that allows you to become the forecaster by comparing historical data with upcoming conditions and your own surfing preferences. Vortex allows you to customize forecasts to your own preferred conditions, ability and general stoke levels


Predicted Wave...

SurfWise Surf Forecast
SurfWise Surf Forecast
SurfWise Surf Forecast

SurfWise Surf Forecast

SurfWiseapp LLC

IMPORTANT: In order to create a surf spot you must first register for a free account using a valid email address (your password is sent to this email address). If you do not receive an email check your spam folder. This process is necessary in order to prevent your private...

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Surf Forecast (Wind & Waves Conditions) from NOAA

Surf Forecast (Wind & Waves Conditions) from NOAA

KKR

To accurately forecast the surf for a spot you need to understand how different conditions affect the waves there.

Check out our surf forecast app which shows the wind conditions of the spot/area where you want to go for surfing.


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Simple Design
Thoroughly tested
Easy to use functionality
Compatible with all your ios devices

Note: This app is only for reference, not for Navigation

SurfStitch Surf Check - Surf Cams, Surf Reports, Surf Forecasts, Surf Videos & News

SurfStitch Surf Check - Surf Cams, Surf Reports, Surf Forecasts, Surf Videos & News

Coastalwatch

SurfStitch Surf Check – powered by Coastalwatch. Australia's most comprehensive surf & beach app, check the surf anywhere anytime with 95+ live streaming Australian Surf Cams.

Watch Live Surf Cams, get Daily Surf Reports & Surf Forecasts from over 95 of Australia's most popular surf spots and beaches.

Detailed features:
+ Live Streaming Surf Cams - Direct from the beach to your phone.
+ Surf Cam Photo - updated every 5-10 minutes.
+ Surf Cam Replay - a 2 minute replay regularly updated that shows the surf an hour ago.
+ Surf Report - updated early each morning by local surf experts.
+ Local Live Wind History Vs Wind Forecast Graph - helps show the trend.
+ Expert Surf Forecast 5 Days forward created daily by Coastalwatch forecast team.
+ Local Tides Times & heights
+ Ocean Water Temperature
+ UV Index
+ 3-Day Weather Forecasts
+ Map View
++ Surfing News and Videos
++ Favourites function
++ GPS Near Me location finder

In-App Purchases:
The LIVE ACCESS PASS (In-App purchase required) is a new way to enjoy the premium features of Coastalwatch right on your smartphone in the SurfStitch Surf Check App including:

+ Live Stream All Surf Cams including premium locations
+ No Ads before live streams
+ Access all detailed Surf Forecast analysis written by Coastalwatch forecasters
+ Create Swell, Wave & Wind Alerts

Pricing:
Live Access Pass For All locations and alerts for 30 day Subscription is $2.99
Live Access Single Cam Location for 30 Days is $1.49
Live Access Alerts for 365 days is $2.99

Live Access Pass Terms & Conditions:
Purchase of a Live Access Pass subscription entitles the user to stream Live Vision on surf camera’s available within the SurfStitch Surf Check App, to create personalised swell, wave & wind alerts and to access local surf forecast analysis & reports.
You may access these features, via a Live Access Pass, for a recurring subscription fee of $2.99 per month (30 days). Purchase of a Live Access Pass indicates your acceptance to be charged this amount every 30 days from your iTunes account, unless otherwise notified by you to cancel.

Live Stream Single Surf Cam Location:
Purchase of a Live Stream Single Surf Cam entitles the user to stream Live Vision on one surf camera of their choice, available within the SurfStitch Surf Check App, and to read local surf forecast analysis for this camera location. User's may purchase as many single surf camera locations as they desire.
You may access these features for a one-off fee of $1.49 for 30 days access.

Live Access Alerts:
Purchase of Live Access Alerts entitles the user to set personalised Wave, Swell & Wind alerts to notify them within the app. You may access these features for a one-off fee of $2.99AUD for 365 days access. This is a one-off fee and will not auto-renew.

To change or cancel your Live Access Pass, please got to iTunes account settings after purchase. No pro-rata refunds will be provided to customers who cancel during an active subscription period, however these customers will have access to premium content until their subscription ends.

Portugal Surf Guide

Portugal Surf Guide

Mindshaker Servicos Informaticos

Portugal has over 800 km of coastline with a constant flow of Atlantic swell and that makes it an excellent surfing destination. In Portugal it is not necessary to travel far to find a wave to enjoy the best of surf and harmony between man and nature, and it is possible to combine surfing with the best the country has to offer.
With the Portugal Surf Guide APP you will discover all this and more: the best waves, it’s location, waveform characteristics, how to get, where to eat, where to sleep, where to learn to surf, among other features.

Moments Surf

Moments Surf

Moments Surf

In the world of surf, photographers and surfers are not properly connected. 75% of surfers don’t have the chance to have professional photos taken of themselves, while 95% of the photos taken by professional photographers end up without being used or sold. Needless to say that there’s a huge gap between them and there really shouldn’t be.

That’s why we created Moments.Surf. A global platform that connects surfers to photographers.

We use an exclusive algorithm to located, identify and connect surfers to photographers creating exciting opportunities for both. Photographers can now upload their photos to Moments.Surf and surfers all around the world can buy them and share it directly on their social network.

More than just a market place, we behave like a social network for the surf community, offering waves forecast, shared agendas for photographers and direct dialogues between surfers and photographers.

Moments.Surf, we connect surfers to photographers.

Sine - Surf Forecast

Sine - Surf Forecast

Människa Maskin AB

Get more quality time in the waves!

Easy-to-read Surf Forecast overview that tells you within seconds if there are good days ahead.

Set up Surf Alarms and get a heads up when your preferred conditions are predicted to hit your favorite surf spots.

Add your own Secret Spots (which will only be visible to you) directly on the map and get forecasts and set up surf alarms for any location in the world.



Surf Forecast
Use the easy-to-read forecast overview to find out if there are good days ahead. Dive into the details with frequently updated and detailed forecast data including wave height, swell height and direction, wave period, wind and tide information.

Surf Alarms
Activate surf alarms to get a push notification when preferred conditions are predicted to hit your favorite surf spots. Define your own preferred conditions based on a number of parameters.

Secret Spots
Add your own secret spots directly on the map and read surf forecast and set up surf alarms for any surf spot in the world. Secret spots are only visible for you and will never be shown to other users.

The Official NZ Surf Guide

The Official NZ Surf Guide

Sliday Ltd

‘The Official NZ Surf Guide’ Presented by Corona is your complete app to over 400+ super detailed surf spots across New Zealand.

Featuring ONLINE & OFFLINE mode allowing you to get all the info you need while out on the road and out of reception. No more roaming charges or Wi-Fi needed.

Each Spot Highlights:
- Break type
- Bottom type
- Best Swell Directions
- Best Offshore Wind Directions
- Best Tides to Surf
- Surfer Ability
- Various breakdown of hazards
- Crowd Ratings midweek + weekends
- Overall Wave Rating
- Swell consistency
- Recommended Rubber for every season

With the power to search and explore new and exciting waves, as well as get the nitty gritty details when checking the surf forecast all in the palm of your hand, this is the only surf app you will ever need for your mobile device.

Led by arguably the country’s biggest surf nerd and Senior Forecaster at GoSurf.co.nz, Paul ‘Greeny’ Greenland, The NZ Surf Guide app is the most developed and comprehensive surf guide in the marketplace. With nearly 20 years of forecasting experience and reporting expertise the app now covers over 20 various data points for hundreds of surf breaks. The app covers break type, swell range, bottom type, wave rating, recommended rubber, best suited ability, wind, tide, hazards, crowds and more. With more than five times the data this app makes the existing surf guide book in the marketplace look like a used car shammy. The only thing this app doesn't do is wax your surfboard for you, but that's why we take grommets surfing right?

The app is the MUST HAVE guide for New Zealand wave warriors, with maps of locations available in online and offline modes, the app is perfect for travel as it won’t kill a single megabyte of your roaming data.

The NZ Surf Guide app is available now and, with it being the season of giving, is completely FREE up until 31 January, meaning you can spend that holiday leave jumping in the car, hitting the road and hunting swells. Enjoy!

Mikey Surf Coach

Mikey Surf Coach

Bernat Fortet Unanue

Start your Surf Coaching today.

— Learn Fast -- We have figured out the best way to teach anyone really fast
— Personalized Roadmap -- Through understanding your unique situation we will offer you a personalized path to mastery.
— Video Content -- We have selected the best videos that will teach you and motivate you.
— Learn from the pros -- The best interviews, videos and wisdom from pros like Kelly Slater, Rob Machado or John John Florence, amongst others
— Logistical Advice -- From selecting your board to finding a good surfing spot we've got you covered.

Process:

1. We will start with an assessment to understand where you are in your learning.
2. We will give you logistical advice to get everything ready for your first session.
3. We will assign you exercies and objectives for the first session.
4. After each session we will reflect on how it went and start the process again until you are ripping those waves.