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Depressions ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.5

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Depressions Surf Forecast / CAL – Santa Barbara / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 9 pm Tuesday 20 Feb 2018 PST

Depressions surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Depressions sea temperature is 15.0 °C (Statistics for 20 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 13.7 max: 15.1 min: 12.3 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.6
NW
0.6
WNW
0.7
NW
0.8
WNW
1.1
WNW
2.4
WNW
3
NW
2.3
WNW
2.2
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1.6
NW
1
WNW
2.1
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2.1
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0.9
WNW
0.9
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1.6
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0.8
WNW
2
WNW
2.2
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2.2
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3
WNW
2.4
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2.2
NW
Period(s) (?)1116161514681010101515815158141387877
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)572177245275501470115810451092480451201659933434429121713706035031056596424
Wind
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10
NNW
5
W
20
W
10
NNW
15
WNW
30
WNW
25
NW
15
NNW
20
NW
10
N
5
SW
25
WNW
15
NNW
5
SSE
15
WSW
10
N
5
WSW
20
WNW
15
NNW
15
WNW
35
WNW
25
NW
20
NW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
glasscross-
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cross-
off
cross-
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crosscrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
12:49AM
1.78

1:14PM
1.40
1:43AM
1.81

2:54PM
1.29
2:48AM
1.86

4:53PM
1.30
3:59AM
1.95

6:16PM
1.40

5:08AM
2.06

7:11PM
1.51
6:08AM
2.18






Low Tide
/ height (m)

7:30AM
0.85
6:50PM
0.89

8:58AM
0.78

7:47PM
1.01
10:27AM
0.65

9:09PM
1.10
11:37AM
0.47

10:37PM
1.11
12:34PM
0.30

11:52PM
1.04

1:22PM
0.16





Note: the tide data above is for Isla Vista which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Depressions.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Depressions blow from the NE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
914141013139131491617111718141920141715108
Low °C
812119129710108131210151513171611151198
Chill °C (?)
713128111051113716169171813192013161375
Sunrise
-6:37--6:35--6:35--6:33--6:31--6:31--6:30--6:28
Sunset
--5:47--5:49--5:50--5:51--5:52--5:52--5:53--
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Sat morning, min 7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Thu afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Mon afternoon, min 8°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

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Information about the Depressions Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Depressions provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Depressions can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Depressions surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Depressions) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Depressions may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Depressions is 1 km (1 miles) from Isla Vista. If you plan a vacation in Santa Barbara, look for hotels and other accommodation in Isla Vista. Isla Vista has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.