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El Capitan State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:


1-2ft
med-period swell
Clear
57
64
updated 25 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, September 21 05:27 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant WSW wind swell.

Primary Swell:

2.3ft 11.1 seconds 248 degrees (WSW)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)

Tide:

0.69 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

57°F and Clear with Glassy-side-offshore (NW) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:11 miles 

Tides: 04:50 am (0.56ft) 11:03 am (5.28ft) 05:14 pm (0.72ft) 11:19 pm (4.92ft)

El Capitan State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

1-2ft
Thursday has a Small West chop building

view Santa Barbara County 5-day surf forecast

El Capitan State Beach
Weather Forecast

Partly Cloudy and Breezy
Overnight:
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Thursday:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. view 7-day weather forecast


El Capitan State Beach Spot Details

Quality:
Good to Epic
Crowds:
imagine starving cats given a single bowl of milk
Season:
October-March
Bottom:
rocky point
Best Swell Direction:
WNW-WSW
Best Wind Direction:
North to northeast
Best Tide:
low to mid

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