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Abalone Cove ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0
Accommodation: 1.0

Overall: 1.5

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Abalone Cove Spot ID

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Abalone Cove

Photo credit: CUtley

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.1 °C

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Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 13:41 Local time
Tuesday 27
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Wave (m) 0.3
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0.3
SW
0.2
S
0.3
WNW
Period (s) 16 15 15 10
Wind (km/h) 25
SSW 15
SW 0
SE 10
SE
Wind State on cross-
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Abalone Cove in LA County is a sheltered reef break that only works once in a while. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. There is a left breaking reef. Best around mid tide. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rocks and locals.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rancho Palos Verdes, 1 km from Abalone Cove.

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Abalone Cove Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rancho Palos Verdes, 2 km from Abalone Cove.

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Air temperature
31 °C

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Overall Abalone Cove Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Abalone Cove is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Abalone Cove is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA is 48 km (30 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Abalone Cove and is 51 km (32 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Abalone Cove, CAL - LA County. Use the tab navigation above to view Abalone Cove sea temperature, Abalone Cove photographs, Abalone Cove detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Abalone Cove webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Abalone Cove tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United States wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Abalone Cove.