Santa Monica Pier
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 2 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sat, November 22 09:35 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

3.1ft. 6.5 seconds 261 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.5ft. 14.8 seconds 257 degrees (WSW)


4.09 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

55°F and Clear with Glassy-side-onshore (ESE) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

First Light: 5:13 am Sunrise: 5:35 am | Sunset: 5:45 pm Last Light: 6:07 pm
Tides: 01:59 am (1.8ft) 08:16 am (6.36ft) 03:21 pm (-0.66ft) 09:42 pm (4.1ft)

North Los Angeles County
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday will see a smaller mix of leftover W swell and some short-period WNW-NW energy (280-300). Small S-SW background energy will be on the buoys, but not really on the beaches, as we move through the day.
view North Los Angeles County 5-day surf forecast

Santa Monica Pier
Weather Forecast

Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the evening.
Sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. view 7-day weather forecast

Santa Monica Pier Spot Details

fair to fair+
Mostly by non-surfing tourists
summer and fall
sand with random crap dropped from the pier
Best Swell Direction:
SW (210-220) and W-WNW (260-280)
Best Wind Direction:
NE-N Santa Ana winds
Best Tide:
lower tides

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