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Ballona Creek and Jetty ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Ballona Creek and Jetty Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 9 am Friday 05 Feb 2016 PST

Ballona Creek and Jetty surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Ballona Creek and Jetty sea temperature is 15.2 °C (Statistics for 05 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 14.2 max: 16.1 min: 12.5 °C)

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Period(s) (?)1615141414131212141313131414131212161318181919
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Wave
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Energy(?)2602461501079685808663605854696355502751336462177247
Wind
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20 N20
20 N20
20 N20
20 N20
15 NNW15
20 N20
15 N15
15 N15
20 N20
20 N20
15 N15
20 N20
15 N15
15 W15
15 NNE15
5 NE5
15 WSW15
0 ENE0
0 NNE0
15 WSW15
5 NNW5
5 N5
15 W15
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High Tide
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8:01PM
1.58
7:05AM
2.28

8:30PM
1.67
7:46AM
2.36

9:03PM
1.76
8:27AM
2.39

9:38PM
1.84
9:09AM
2.34

10:14PM
1.90
9:54AM
2.23

10:53PM
1.95
10:42AM
2.04

11:37PM
1.98
11:37AM
1.82

Low Tide
/ height (m)

1:38PM
0.28
12:50AM
0.98

2:10PM
0.16
1:34AM
0.89

2:44PM
0.09
2:16AM
0.81

3:18PM
0.08
3:00AM
0.74

3:54PM
0.13
3:50AM
0.70

4:32PM
0.23

4:41AM
0.70
5:11PM
0.38

5:42AM
0.72

Note: the tide data above is for Marina del Rey which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ballona Creek and Jetty.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Ballona Creek and Jetty blow from the NE.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2223162425182727202828212827232725222624232624
Sunrise
6:47--6:46--6:46--6:45--6:43--6:43--6:41--6:41-
Sunset
-5:28--5:29--5:30--5:30--5:31--5:32--5:34--5:34
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Mon morning, min 15°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Tue morning, min 19°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Ballona Creek and Jetty Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Ballona Creek and Jetty provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Ballona Creek and Jetty can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Ballona Creek and Jetty surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Ballona Creek and Jetty) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Ballona Creek and Jetty may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Ballona Creek and Jetty is 6 km (4 miles) from the city of El Segundo. If you plan a vacation in Los Angeles County, look for hotels and other accommodation in El Segundo. El Segundo has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.

New for December 2015: Use the [+][-] and arrow controls in the forecast maps to zoom right into your local area. (Dans le site de fr bientôt.) En el sitio web es pronto. (No site do pt breve.)