Black Point Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Black Point Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Sonoma County, USA)


Black Point Beach Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 04:21 Local time

Tuesday 31
2AM 5AM 8AM 11AM
Wave (m) 2.2
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 30
NNW 35
NNW 40
NNW 45
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Black Point Beach in Sonoma County is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southeast with some shelter here from northwest winds. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of sharks, rips and rocks.

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Live Weather:

At BUOY-ANVC1, 15 km from Black Point Beach.


Air temperature
11.0 °C

Current weather near Black Point Beach

Buoy Data:

At PT Arena Buoy, 33 miles from Black Point Beach.

  10PM 11PM 12AM 1AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 2.3
Dominant period (s) 12 12 12 12

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Overall Black Point Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Black Point Beach:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Gualala Rivermouth 2 mi
Second closest break Schooner Gulch 7 mi
Third closest break Point Arena 10 mi
Fourth closest break Manchester Beach 13 mi
Fifth closest break Secrets 19 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Black Point Beach:

Closest wave buoy PT Arena Buoy 33 mi
Second closest wave buoy Bodega Bay Buoy 43 mi
Third closest wave buoy San Francisco Buoy 84 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Half Moon Bay Buoy 108 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Eel River Buoy 144 mi

Tide stations nearest to Black Point Beach:

Closest tide station Arena Cove 9 mi
Second closest tide station Point Arena 12 mi
Third closest tide station Fort Ross 28 mi
Fourth closest tide station Albion 29 mi
Fifth closest tide station Mendocino, Mendocino Bay 35 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Black Point Beach:

Closest ski area Stover Mountain Ski Area (United States) 160 mi
Second closest ski area Royal Gorge (United States) 175 mi
Third closest ski area Soda Springs (United States) 177 mi
Fourth closest ski area Boreal Mountain (United States) 178 mi
Fifth closest ski area Donner Ski Ranch (United States) 179 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Black Point Beach:

Closest city location Windsor (United States) 47 mi
Second closest city location Santa Rosa (United States) 55 mi
Third closest city location Rohnert Park (United States) 59 mi
Fourth closest city location Petaluma (United States) 66 mi
Fifth closest city location Novato (United States) 74 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Black Point Beach is Travis Afb (Fairfield) Airport (SUU) in USA, 158 km (98 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Black Point Beach is Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), also in USA, 171 km (106 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 171 km (106 miles) away.
  • Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in USA is 175 km (109 miles) away.
  • Chico Muni Airport (CIC), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Black Point Beach and is 186 km (116 miles) away.
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