Bolsa Chica Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(United-States – CAL – Orange County)
Photo credit: Leland Berg
Bolsa Chica Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 18.7 °C
Friday, 24 May 2013, 15:30 Local time
For Los Patos (highway bridge), California, 2 miles from Bolsa Chica.
At Los Alamitos Army Airfield Airport, 7 km from Bolsa Chica.
At Santa Monica Basin Buoy, 58 miles from Bolsa Chica.
Overall Bolsa Chica Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Bolsa Chica
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Bolsa Chica:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Sunset Beach Usa North OC||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Surfside Jetty||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Anderson Street||2 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Dolphin Street||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Huntington Cliffs||2 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Bolsa Chica:
|Closest wave buoy||Santa Monica Basin Buoy||58 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||San Clemente Basin Buoy||84 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||East Santa Barbara Buoy||109 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Tanner Banks Buoy||122 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||South Santa Rosa Island Buoy||123 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Bolsa Chica:
|Closest tide station||Los Patos (highway bridge)||1 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Santa Ana River entrance (inside)||8 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Long Beach, Outer Harbor, Pier A||9 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Long Beach, Terminal Island||10 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Long Beach, Inner Harbor||10 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Bolsa Chica:
|Closest ski area||Mt Baldy (United States)||40 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Mountain High resort (United States)||51 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Sunrise Ski Area (United States)||52 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Snow Valley (United States)||68 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Snow Summit (United States)||76 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Bolsa Chica:
|Closest city location||Westminster (United States)||5 mi|
|Second closest city location||Huntington Beach (United States)||6 mi|
|Third closest city location||Fountain Valley (United States)||6 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Garden Grove (United States)||7 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Cypress (United States)||8 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Bolsa Chica,Surfside and Sunset Beaches is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Bolsa Chica,Surfside and Sunset Beaches is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away.
- Third is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK) in USA, 22 km (14 miles) away.
- Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA is 35 km (22 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Bolsa Chica,Surfside and Sunset Beaches and is 42 km (26 miles) away.