Outer Banks Weather

Since the weather on the OBX changes so quickly, we wanted to provide you with a way to access local weather easily and effectively. View live weather feeds streaming from local webcams placed throughout our community and visit weather sites that locals use to keep track of the forecast. No matter what mother nature brings, the Outer Banks is still a top destination rain or shine with plenty of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.

The weather on the Outer Banks of North Carolina can vary drastically even within the same day. We have perfect sunny days, windy days, rainy days and yes, even snowy days. All in all, the Outer Banks has a lot to offer anytime of the year. We can't change the weather but you can be aware of what to do if a weather event is in the forecast.

You can sign up to receive daily beach condition use the link provided to stay alert aware and live like a local ! Be sure to Love the Beach and Respect the Ocean.



NOAA - Weather, water and climate forecasts along with warning systems so you can be prepared.


The most watched weather source in the country. 10 day planners, radar and videos to keep you informed.


#Love the beach, respect the ocean! Dare County provides daily beach reports and safety videos. Sign up for OBX Alerts.


See live views from several vantage points along the Outer Banks and see what's happening along the beaches.

Be aware of your surroundings and watch for the signs of inclement weather. Towns will put up red no swimming flags if the conditions in the ocean are dangerous.

Visit our Beach Safety Page to learn about rip currents how to spot them. There are tips and an informative video on how to " break the grip of the rip". Also tips from locals about sun, surf and sealife.