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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:


3-4ft
long-period swell
updated 33 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, November 20 10:40 am
Swell Conditions:

3-4 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

5.6ft. 7.2 seconds 265 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.9ft. 10.1 seconds 276 degrees (W)

Tide:

2.52 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

°F and with Variable-offshore () winds at 0 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:7809 miles 

Tides: 05:41 am (4.33ft) 11:11 am (2.53ft) 04:35 pm (4.4ft) 11:28 pm (0.23ft)

Bolsa Chica State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

1-2ft
Tuesday has a Small West med-period swell holding and South-West medium period swell steady

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Bolsa Chica State Beach
Weather Forecast

Showers
Today:
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight:
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. 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 morning…more 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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