Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 61 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, July 22 01:04 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

1ft. 11.7 seconds 174 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

0.5ft. 19.5 seconds 201 degrees (SSW)


2.41 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

77°F and Clear with Variable-side-onshore (West) winds at 4 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 01:17 am (0.59ft) 07:27 am (3.41ft) 12:15 pm (2.17ft) 06:45 pm (5.54ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a Small South med-period swell holding with background South windswell picking up

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 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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