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long-period swell
updated 22 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Tue, December 12 01:56 pm
Swell Conditions:

1+ feet with a dominant W long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

1ft. 16.9 seconds 273 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 10 seconds 275 degrees (W)


1.64 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

73°F and Clear with Textured-onshore (SSW) winds at 7 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 05:23 am (5.25ft) 12:06 pm (0.92ft) 05:50 pm (3.71ft) 11:28 pm (1.21ft)

Newport Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Tuesday has a Small Steep angle West long-period swell picking up plus West medium period swell picking up

view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Newport Pier
Weather Forecast

This Afternoon:
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 5 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. view 7-day weather forecast

Newport Pier Spot Details

mellow most days but can get good on the right swell
Yeah most of the time there is a crowd. You can still get a few waves if you are patient but expect
Fall, Winter and early Spring. It is usually more consistent in the winter but cleaner in the fall.
Best Swell Direction:
Short-medium period W swell (260-280) and a touch of S swell.
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides are better

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