Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 46 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, December 5 09:51 am
Swell Conditions:

0-1 feet with a dominant S med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

0.6ft. 10.3 seconds 171 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

0.6ft. 7.9 seconds 207 degrees (SSW)


2.84 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

°F and with Variable-offshore () winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7809 miles 

Tides: 06:07 am (4.43ft) 12:27 pm (2.13ft) 05:38 pm (3.54ft) 11:50 pm (1.12ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday has a Small South med-period swell steady plus South-West medium period swell steady

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog then Partly Sunny
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind. view 7-day weather forecast

Bolsa Chica State Beach Spot Details

mushy to firing, depends on the season and the swell mix
It gets crowded near the out-flow almost every morning…more so when there is swell. Expect a lot of
Late summer through Fall, with biggest waves in the Winter.
Best Swell Direction:
Combo of S swell (170-195) and WNW swell (270-280).
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides work best

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