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Camel Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.2
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.5
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.0

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Camel Rock Spot ID

Camel Rock in January photo

Camel Rock

Photo credit: Max Schmidt

Type: sandbar

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.6 °C

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Monday, 24 June 2019, 01:44 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 8 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 5
NE 5
NNW 15
Wind State glass glass cross cross-

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Camel Rock in Humboldt is a fairly exposed beach break that has reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Beware of rocks and sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Trinidad Harbor, California, 2 km from Camel Rock.

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Camel Rock Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Trinidad, 2 km from Camel Rock.

wind obs. (0 kph from 355 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
10 °C

Current weather near Camel Rock

Buoy Data:

At Humboldt Bay, North Spit, CA, 16 miles from Camel Rock.

  8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.6
Dominant period (s) 8 8 8 8

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Overall Camel Rock Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Camel Rock Location Maps

Camel Rock Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Camel Rock:

  • Closest city location
    18 mi
  • Second closest city location
    96 mi
  • Third closest city location
    104 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    109 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    151 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Camel Rock is Chico Muni Airport (CIC) in USA, which is 237 km (147 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Camel Rock is Beale Afb (Marysville) Airport (BAB), also in USA, 313 km (194 miles) away.
Camel Rock break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Camel Rock, CAL - Humboldt. Use the tab navigation above to view Camel Rock sea temperature, Camel Rock photographs, Camel Rock detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Camel Rock webcams, current wind from CAL - Humboldt live weather stations and Camel Rock 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 Camel Rock.