Ocean City Beach Patrol


Daily Beach Report

Advisory: Please check Guarded Beaches Daily as Guarded beaches will be updated daily!

Ocean Temperature: See the real-time temperature at nearby Steel Pier in Atlantic City
Tides: See today's tides for the oceanfront beaches
Weather: See the 7-day weather forecast for Ocean City
Surf Forecast: See the 7-day surf forecast for Ocean City
Marine Forecast: See the forecast for wind speed and direction at the beach

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Guarded Beaches

Check to see which beaches are currently protected by the Ocean City Beach Patrol. For your safety, always swim at a guarded beach.

Hours and locations of beaches guarded by OCBP

Competition Schedule

See when the Ocean City Beach Patrol will compete against other lifeguards in South Jersey competitions and how you can compete in local races.

Competition Schedule


Accessibility on Our Beaches

Ocean City is working to make beaches accessible to those with disabilities or limited mobility.

See more information

Ocean City Beach Patrol's Women's Invitational

Join us for this exciting event, cheering on the women from patrols all over New Jersey!

See more information     2022 RESULTS 

Ocean City Beach Patrol

550 Asbury Ave. Ocean City, NJ 08226 (Mailing Address Only) Email: OCBP@ocnj.us

OCBP Headquarters (1st Street)  609-525-9200 - 1st Street Station 609-525-9205  - 12th Street Station 609-525-9203 - 34th Street Station 609-525-9204 - 59th Street Station 609-525-9207


General Information
Allan Karas
Operations Chief
Mark Jamieson