Gaviota State Beach
Current Conditions

*Peak Swell Height this Week:

long-period swell
updated 54 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Sun, August 18 09:58 am
Swell Conditions:

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

Primary Swell:

1.1ft. 15.2 seconds 277 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

1.1ft. 6.8 seconds 271 degrees (W)


3.06 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

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

Distance to Weather Station:7912 miles 

Tides: 06:07 am (0.46ft) 12:30 pm (4.27ft) 05:56 pm (2.03ft) 11:54 pm (4.82ft)

Gaviota State Beach
Surf Forecast Overview

Sunday has a Small West med-period swell steady plus West windswell steady

view Santa Barbara County 5-day surf forecast

Gaviota State Beach
Weather Forecast

Patchy Fog then Sunny
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 71. Light west southwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. view 7-day weather forecast

Gaviota State Beach Spot Details

crappy to fun
very light
Winter, but can work in the summer
sand and rock
Best Swell Direction:
WNW to S
Best Wind Direction:
Best Tide:
medium to low

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