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El Capitan State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:


1-2ft
med-period swell
Clear
71
64
updated 3 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Mon, April 24 12:07 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:

1.75 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

71°F and Clear with Bumpy-onshore (SSE) winds at 13 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:10 miles 

Tides: 02:51 am (0.36ft) 08:52 am (4.69ft) 02:53 pm (0.16ft) 09:09 pm (5.51ft)

El Capitan State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

4-6ft
Monday has a West med-period swell fading plus West medium period swell building

view Santa Barbara County 5-day surf forecast

El Capitan State Beach
Weather Forecast

Mostly Sunny then Mostly Sunny and Breezy
Today:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight:
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 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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