Crescent Bay Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
Partly Cloudy
updated 6 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, August 15 06:10 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

2ft. 14.2 seconds 189 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 19.2 seconds 182 degrees (S)


1.43 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

74°F and Partly Cloudy with Glassy-side-onshore (West) winds at 1 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:0 miles 

Tides: 12:05 am (5.18ft) 06:35 am (0.33ft) 12:59 pm (4.95ft) 07:12 pm (1.31ft)

Crescent Bay Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small South long-period swell on the rise with background South medium period swell building

view South Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Crescent Bay Beach
Weather Forecast

Increasing Clouds
Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. view 7-day weather forecast

Crescent Bay Beach Spot Details

surfing is mostly poor, body surfing is good w to medium tides
mostly a body surfing beach but a hot summer day and a big enough swell will pack 'em in
Spring, Summer and Early fall.
sand in the middle with rocks around the edges of the bay
Best Swell Direction:
big S-SW swells (170-220)
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the bestcan handle a more NW wind near the Jetty
Best Tide:
low to medium tides

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