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*Peak Swell Height this Week:

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long-period swell
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Current Local Time:
Wed, August 21 12:06 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant WNW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1ft. 14.4 seconds 284 degrees (WNW)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 13.1 seconds 221 degrees (SW)


3.88 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7780 miles 

Tides: 12:39 am (3.87ft) 06:49 am (1.61ft) 01:31 pm (4.46ft) 08:09 pm (2.03ft)

Cardiff State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small West wind swell steady and a secondary West-North-West medium period swell steady

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Cardiff State Beach
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy early, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. view 7-day weather forecast

Cardiff State Beach Spot Details

fun to good
can get pretty crowded especially on a good swell
Best Swell Direction:
mid period W or long period NW
Best Wind Direction:
calm or East
Best Tide:
low to medium

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