Cardiff State Beach
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long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 35 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Thu, February 21 01:37 pm
Swell Conditions:

4-7 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

8.1ft. 7.6 seconds 278 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.8ft. 14.5 seconds 196 degrees (SSW)


1.38 ft. and dropping dropping

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7780 miles 

Tides: 03:51 am (0.62ft) 09:57 am (5.84ft) 04:33 pm (-0.79ft) 10:53 pm (4.92ft)

Cardiff State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Thursday has a West wind swell decreasing and West-North-West windswell building

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Cardiff State Beach
Weather Forecast

Showers Likely
This Afternoon:
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amouview 7-day weather forecast

Cardiff State Beach Spot Details

fun to good
can get pretty crowded especially on a good swell
Best Swell Direction:
mid period W or long period NW
Best Wind Direction:
calm or East
Best Tide:
low to medium

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