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Bee Hives ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.2

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Bee Hives Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell W | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.1 °C

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Sunday, 20 May 2018, 16:40 Local time
Sunday 20
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 20
WSW 15
WSW 10
Wind State cross-

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Bee Hives in Los Angeles Countyis a reef break. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the north northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Hazards include - Urchins - Rocks - Localism.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rancho Palos Verdes, 1 km from Bee Hives.

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Bee Hives Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Point Vicente Rancho Palos Verdes wx, 1 km from Bee Hives.

light winds from the WNW

Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
20.5 °C

Current weather near Bee Hives

Buoy Data:

At San Pedro, CA, 9 miles from Bee Hives.

  11AM 12PM 1PM 2PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.1
Dominant period (s) 7 8 7 7

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Overall Bee Hives Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The closest passenger airport to Bee Hives is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bee Hives is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 24 km (15 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA is 50 km (31 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Bee Hives and is 52 km (32 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Bee Hives, CAL - LA County. Use the tab navigation above to view Bee Hives sea temperature, Bee Hives photographs, Bee Hives detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Bee Hives webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Bee Hives 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 Bee Hives.