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

Overall: 2.8

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Diamond Street Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.3 °C

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Friday, 20 July 2018, 13:11 Local time
Friday 20
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 16 15 15 20
Wind (km/h) 15
W 15
WNW 15
WNW 10
Wind State cross-

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Diamond Street in San Diego County is a beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. It's sometimes crowded here.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Crown Point, Mission Bay, California, 3 km from Diamond Street.

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Diamond Street Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tourmaline San Diego wx, 1 km from Diamond Street.


Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
21.5 °C

Current weather near Diamond Street

Buoy Data:

At SCRIPPS Nearshore, CA, 5 miles from Diamond Street.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.4
Dominant period (s) 10 9 9 9

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Overall Diamond Street Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Diamond Street Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to Diamond Street is San Diego International Lindbergh Fld Airport (SAN) in USA, 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Diamond Street is North Island Nas (San Diego) Airport (NZY), also in USA, 12 km (7 miles) away.
  • Third is Miramar Mcas Airport (NKX) in USA, 13 km (8 miles) away.
  • General Abelardo L Rodriguez International (Tijuana) Airport (TIJ) in Mexico is 40 km (25 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Diamond Street and is 113 km (70 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Diamond Street, CAL - San Diego County. Use the tab navigation above to view Diamond Street sea temperature, Diamond Street photographs, Diamond Street detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Diamond Street webcams, current wind from CAL - San Diego County live weather stations and Diamond Street 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 Diamond Street.