Santa Monica Pier
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 13 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sat, December 20 03:47 pm
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

0.8ft. 17.7 seconds 281 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.5ft. 12.9 seconds 208 degrees (SSW)


-0.17 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

61°F and Clear with Glassy-onshore (SSE) winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

First Light: 5:24 am Sunrise: 5:47 am | Sunset: 5:56 pm Last Light: 6:19 pm
Tides: 12:58 am (1.87ft) 07:21 am (6.36ft) 02:31 pm (-0.85ft) 08:52 pm (3.94ft)

Santa Monica Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Saturday has a Small Steep angle West long-period swell steady with background South-West medium period swell holding

view North Los Angeles County 5-day surf forecast

Santa Monica Pier
Weather Forecast

Partly Sunny
This Afternoon:
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming north around 5 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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