San Clemente State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 35 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, February 21 07:37 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3ft. 7.5 seconds 274 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.3ft. 15 seconds 200 degrees (SSW)


4.67 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

52°F and Mostly Cloudy with Whitecap-side-onshore (West) winds at 28 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 03:48 am (0.39ft) 09:50 am (5.87ft) 04:27 pm (-0.92ft) 10:42 pm (4.92ft)

San Clemente State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday has a Small West wind swell steady plus West windswell building

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San Clemente State Beach
Weather Forecast

Showers Likely
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amview 7-day weather forecast

San Clemente State Beach Spot Details

average to great
Medium to Heavy
Year Round but best in the fall
mix of sand and semi buried rocks
Best Swell Direction:
SE-SW (160-210+) and W-NW (260-280)
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
medium tides

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