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Devereux ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.3

Overall: 2.4

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Devereux

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Devereux

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.4 °C

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Friday, 29 April 2016, 16:36 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.7
WNW
1.9
WNW
2.0
WNW
2.1
WNW
Period (s) 14 13 13 8
Wind (km/h) 30
WNW 35
WNW 25
NW 20
NW
Wind State cross-
on
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Devereux in Santa Barbara is a fairly exposed reef and point break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. Best around mid tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Watch out for rocks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Isla Vista, 2 km from Devereux.

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Devereux Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Goleta, 4 km from Devereux.

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Air temperature
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Current weather near Devereux

Buoy Data:

At East Santa Barbara Buoy, 11 miles from Devereux.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) -
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Overall Devereux Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Devereux is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 73 km (45 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Devereux is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 77 km (48 miles) away.
  • Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 137 km (85 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 142 km (88 miles) away.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Devereux and is 145 km (90 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Devereux, CAL - Santa Barbara. Use the tab navigation above to view Devereux sea temperature, Devereux photographs, Devereux detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Devereux webcams, current wind from CAL - Santa Barbara live weather stations and Devereux 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 Devereux.


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