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El Capitan State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:


1-2ft
med-period swell
Partly Cloudy
51
64
updated 10 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, April 26 09:43 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

2.3ft 11.1 seconds 248 degrees (WSW)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 9.9 seconds 270 degrees (W)

Tide:

4.62 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

51°F and Partly Cloudy with Glassy-onshore (SSW) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:9 miles 

Tides: 02:03 am (1.02ft) 07:54 am (4.63ft) 02:13 pm (-0.07ft) 08:39 pm (5.15ft)

El Capitan State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

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Thursday has a Small West-South-West med-period swell fading and West windswell picking up

view Santa Barbara County 5-day surf forecast

El Capitan State Beach
Weather Forecast

Mostly Clear and Breezy then Mostly Clear
Tonight:
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday:
Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 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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