Corona Del Mar Jetty Spot ID
Photo credit: Kathy Sommer
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.7 °C
Corona Del Mar Jetty in Orange County is a quite exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south southwest. The beach breaks offers right-handers. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Hazards include rocks, locals and pollution.
For Newport Bay Entrance, California, 2 km from Corona Del Mar Jetty.
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At Santa Monica Basin Buoy, 69 miles from Corona Del Mar Jetty.
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Overall Corona Del Mar Jetty Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Corona Del Mar Jetty
“It's sort of a joke that this place is even mentioned. It is not a "Surf Spot" it is a novelty wave on the "very" rare occasion that it breaks which is 0-3 times per year. It only breaks when it is big enough to be a danger to 98% of beach going folks so it should not in anyway be considered a "Surf Spot", but everybody who would ever surf here knows that anyway. And the final kicker is that if this wave is actually breaking, everywhere, and I mean EVERYWHERE is having the best day of the year so again, complete novelty and throw away surf session for anyway who would even bother. Cheers Mates.”
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Tide stations nearest to Corona Del Mar Jetty:
- Closest tide station1 mi
- Second closest tide station2 mi
- Third closest tide station2 mi
- Fourth closest tide station6 mi
- Fifth closest tide station6 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Corona Del Mar Jetty is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Corona Del Mar Jetty is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK), also in USA, 14 km (9 miles) away.
- Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 36 km (22 miles) away.
- Riverside Muni Airport (RAL) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
- Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Corona Del Mar Jetty and is 57 km (35 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Corona Del Mar Jetty, CAL - Orange County. Use the tab navigation above to view Corona Del Mar Jetty sea temperature, Corona Del Mar Jetty photographs, Corona Del Mar Jetty detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Corona Del Mar Jetty webcams, current wind from CAL - Orange County live weather stations and Corona Del Mar Jetty 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 Corona Del Mar Jetty.