Arroyo Laguna Spot ID
Photo credit: buscaOLAS
Type: beach and reef
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 15.3 °C
Arroyo Laguna in San Luis Obispo is an exposed beach and reef break that only works once in a while with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves as well as a right hand reef break.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Beware of rips, rocks and sharks.
For San Simeon, California, 4 km from Arroyo Laguna.
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Overall Arroyo Laguna Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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- The closest passenger airport to Arroyo Laguna is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 118 km (73 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Arroyo Laguna is Lemoore Nas Airport (NLC), also in USA, 137 km (85 miles) away.
- Third is Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) in USA, 184 km (114 miles) away.
- Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA is 197 km (122 miles) away.
- Castle (Merced) Airport (MER), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Arroyo Laguna and is 201 km (125 miles) away.
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