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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:


4-6ft
long-period swell
Overcast
72
updated 16 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Fri, August 17 08:21 am
Swell Conditions:

4-6 feet with a dominant S long-period swell.

Primary Swell:

3.4ft. 16.1 seconds 186 degrees (S)

Secondary Swell:

0.5ft. 12.4 seconds 196 degrees (SSW)

Tide:

1.77 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

72°F and Overcast with Glassy-onshore (South) winds at 2 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:1 miles 

Tides: 02:35 am (3.71ft) 08:20 am (1.77ft) 03:11 pm (4.92ft) 10:23 pm (1.44ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

4-6ft
Friday has a South long-period swell holding plus South-West medium period swell holding

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

Sunny
Today:
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then becoming sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight:
Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. view 7-day weather forecast


Bolsa Chica State Beach Spot Details

Quality:
mushy to firing, depends on the season and the swell mix
Crowds:
It gets crowded near the out-flow almost every morningmore so when there is swell. Expect a lot of
Season:
Late summer through Fall, with biggest waves in the Winter.
Bottom:
Sand
Best Swell Direction:
Combo of S swell (170-195) and WNW swell (270-280).
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides work best

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