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Davenport Landing ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 2.2

Overall: 2.2

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Davenport Landing Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.5 °C

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Monday, 15 July 2019, 23:50 Local time
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 20 19 19 19
Wind (km/h) 25
NNW 15
NNW 15
NNW 15
Wind State cross-

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Davenport Landing in Santa Cruz is an exposed reef and point break that has pretty consitent surf Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef break Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. A popular wave that can get growded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ano Nuevo Island, California, 7 km from Davenport Landing.

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Davenport Landing Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Boulder Creek, 14 km from Davenport Landing.


Air temperature
18 °C

Current weather near Davenport Landing

Buoy Data:

At Monterey Buoy, 21 miles from Davenport Landing.

  6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 16 16 16 16

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Overall Davenport Landing Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Davenport Landing is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ) in USA, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Davenport Landing is Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), also in USA, 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in USA is 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Stockton Metropolitan Airport (SCK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Davenport Landing and is 129 km (80 miles) away.
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