Sunset Cliffs
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

med-period swell
updated 12 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Mon, February 19 10:14 am
Swell Conditions:

6-8 feet with a dominant WNW med-period swell.

Primary Swell:

10.2ft 9.1 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)

Secondary Swell:

2.6ft 10.5 seconds 293 degrees (WNW)


4.44 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

55°F and Clear with Whitecap-side-onshore (West) winds at 16 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 04:50 am (1.08ft) 10:39 am (4.46ft) 05:11 pm (0.3ft) 11:30 pm (4.4ft)

Sunset Cliffs
Surf Forecast Overview

Monday has a West-North-West short-period swell picking up and West-North-West medium period swell holding

view South San Diego 5-day surf forecast

Sunset Cliffs
Weather Forecast

Mostly Sunny and Windy
Washington's Birthday:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. view 7-day weather forecast

Sunset Cliffs Spot Details

medicore to good
can get crowded with a local vibe
Can work year round, but best October-April
reefy and rocky
Best Swell Direction:
winter Wests and Northwests, some SW exceptions
Best Wind Direction:
East but the kelp can groom against onshores
Best Tide:
Low to medium tide

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