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long-period swell
Mostly Cloudy
updated 17 minutes ago
Current Local Time:
Wed, February 21 09:20 am
Swell Conditions:

1-2 feet with a dominant W short-period swell.

Primary Swell:

2.3ft. 6 seconds 274 degrees (W)

Secondary Swell:

0.4ft. 13.5 seconds 194 degrees (SSW)


2.17 ft. and rising rising

Current Weather:

51°F and Mostly Cloudy with Textured-onshore (SSW) winds at 8 MPH

Distance to Weather Station:2 miles 

Tides: 12:24 am (4.56ft) 06:53 am (1.35ft) 12:41 pm (3.25ft) 06:21 pm (1.41ft)

Newport Pier
Surf Forecast Overview

Wednesday has a Small West wind swell decreasing and a secondary South-West medium period swell holding

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Newport Pier
Weather Forecast

Slight Chance Showers
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. view 7-day weather forecast

Newport Pier Spot Details

mellow most days but can get good on the right swell
Yeah most of the time there is a crowd. You can still get a few waves if you are patient but expect
Fall, Winter and early Spring. It is usually more consistent in the winter but cleaner in the fall.
Best Swell Direction:
Short-medium period W swell (260-280) and a touch of S swell.
Best Wind Direction:
N-NE-E, light-moderate Santa Ana winds are the best.
Best Tide:
lower tides are better

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