New Off Road Vehicle Regulations
New off road vehicle (ORV) regulations are now in effect. Please check here for information on how to get your ORV permit More »
Beach Fire Permits are required
Beach Fire Permits are now required. These permits are free. Please check here for information on how to get your Beach Fire Permit More »
Throughout history, weather has played a vital role on the Outer Banks be it the lure of a sunny summer day, the biting wind of a nor’easter, or the terrible damage of a hurricane. Being aware of and preparing properly for the weather conditions on the seashore can help make a trip more successful. So when visiting Cape Hatteras National Seashore, pay attention to the weather and stay safe. Below are some tips about weather on the seashore.
Weather and the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Heat and Humidity
Did You Know?
Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, which commemorates the first English attempt at colonization of the New World, is only a few miles northwest of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. More...