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Public Beach

Special Considerations

Beach Warning Flags Rip Current Warning Boogie boarding is allowed everywhere on the beach, however, surfing is only allowed in designated areas. Wrist or ankle leashes are mandatory. Stand up paddle boards have been interpreted to be the same as surfboards if inside the vessel exclusion buoys. Launching for stand up paddle boards is north of Lifeguard Tower 5 located on the north side of the municipal pier or south of Lifeguard Tower 1 located at the eastern Atlantic Avenue terminus. No craft shall be operated at a distance closer than 100 yards (300 feet) of the municipal pier. Stand up paddle boarders outside the vessel exclusion buoys are required to wear a life vest.

Hobie cats, kite boarders, paddle and wind driven vessels can be launched at NE 13th and 16th Streets only and must stay 100 yards off the public beach. Boats (both sail and motor) must also stay 100 yards off the public beach. Vessel exclusion buoys are an added visual reference.

Boat and Jet Ski launching is available at Alsdorf Park on NE 14th Street Causeway and the Intracoastal Waterway. A playground and picnic area is also available at this site.

Beach Conditions

Daily Conditions Report 954-786-4005 Information is provided daily regarding swimming conditions at Pompano Beach. After 9 a.m. daily, call the above telephone number for a recording describing water and weather conditions as well as the presence of stinging marine life.

The conditions shown below are valid on the date stated from 9am - 7pm.

Beach Conditions
Date: Oct 20
Flag Color(s): Yellow - Medium Hazard & Purple - Dangerous Marine Life
Air Temperature 78-81
Water Temperature (Ocean): 83
Weather Forecast: Cloudy
Winds: East 20 mph
Water Conditions: Rough 2-4'
High Tide: 11:51 am
Low Tide: 5:59 pm
Sea Pests: Jellyfish
Lifeguard Advisory: Swim near an ocean lifeguard.

Beach Access Points