Santa Monica Pier
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 11 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sat, April 25 12:45 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

3.2ft. 6.4 seconds 262 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.3ft. 12.7 seconds 191 degrees (S)


1.4 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

62°F and Overcast with Glassy-side-onshore (SE) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

First Light: 6:26 am Sunrise: 6:47 am | Sunset: 6:56 pm Last Light: 7:17 pm
Tides: 02:48 am (4.1ft) 10:29 am (0.52ft) 05:50 pm (3.67ft) 10:57 pm (2.62ft)

Santa Monica Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday has a Flat/No Significant Swell

view North Los Angeles County 5-day surf forecast

Santa Monica Pier
Weather Forecast

Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a light and variable wind becoming west southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. 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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