Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 1 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, May 22 09:05 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant SSW long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1.1ft. 18.9 seconds 199 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

0.9ft. 15.4 seconds 176 degrees (S)


0.3 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

61°F and Overcast with Glassy-onshore (SSW) winds at 2 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 03:42 am (4.33ft) 10:50 am (-0.1ft) 05:49 pm (4.43ft) 11:40 pm (1.87ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small South-West long-period swell steady plus South long-period swell steady

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

Slight Chance Showers
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
A slight chance of showers before 11pm, then areas of drizzle after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.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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