Capistrano Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 36 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, February 21 07:39 am
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

1.3ft. 15.1 seconds 195 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

1ft. 7.3 seconds 271 degrees (W)


4.67 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

52°F and Mostly Cloudy with Bumpy-side-onshore (West) winds at 15 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 03:48 am (0.39ft) 09:50 am (5.87ft) 04:27 pm (-0.92ft) 10:42 pm (4.92ft)

Capistrano Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday has a Small West short-period swell on the rise plus West windswell holding

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Capistrano Beach
Weather Forecast

Showers Likely
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amoview 7-day weather forecast

Capistrano Beach Spot Details

No not really
doesn't break that oftennot much of a surfable beach
mix of sand and semi buried rocks
Best Swell Direction:
SE-SW (160-210+) and W-NW (260-280)
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:

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