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med-period swell
updated 20 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, April 17 11:51 am
Swell Conditions:

2+ feet with a dominant SSW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2ft 9.1 seconds 203 degrees (SSW)

Secondary Swell:

2.3ft 14.3 seconds 270 degrees (W)


3.75 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

64°F and Overcast with Variable-side-onshore (SSE) winds at 5 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

First Light: 6:25 am Sunrise: 6:46 am | Sunset: 6:55 pm Last Light: 7:16 pm
Tides: 05:23 am (-0.52ft) 11:39 am (3.77ft) 04:46 pm (1.38ft) 11:07 pm (5.54ft)

North Orange County
Surf Forecast Overview

Slowly fading S-SSW energy (180-210) will mix with some new long-period SSW-SW swell (200-220) and some smaller NW energy (290-300) on Thursday. Look for the well-exposed S facing beaches to have the most consistent surf though the combo breaks will have enough size to ride as well.
view North Orange County 5-day surf forecast

Newport Pier
Weather Forecast

Partly Sunny
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 10 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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