Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 29 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, February 21 01:32 am
Swell Conditions:

1+ feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.5ft. 7 seconds 273 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.3ft. 13.7 seconds 197 degrees (SSW)


4.07 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

42°F and Clear with Glassy-onshore (SSE) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 12:24 am (4.56ft) 06:53 am (1.35ft) 12:41 pm (3.25ft) 06:21 pm (1.41ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small South-West long-period swell building and West windswell picking up

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. 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 morningmore 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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