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Dockweiler Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.6

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Dockweiler Beach Spot ID

CJ Dombrovskyi at Dockweiler, Dockweiler Beach photo

Dockweiler Beach

Photo credit: Iaroslav

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.6 °C

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Thursday, 17 January 2019, 07:39 Local time
Thursday 17
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 17 17 22 20
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 15
SW 10
Wind State cross-
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Dockweiler Beach in Los Angeles County is a beach break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the east northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Beware of Man-made danger (buoys etc..) and pollution.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For El Segundo, Santa Monica Bay, California, 2 km from Dockweiler Beach.

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Dockweiler Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At WB6MAX El Segundo wx, 1 km from Dockweiler Beach.

light winds from the S

Light Rain
Air temperature
15.8 °C

Current weather near Dockweiler Beach

Buoy Data:

At Santa Monica Bay, CA, 12 miles from Dockweiler Beach.

  3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 14 15 9 12

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Overall Dockweiler Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Dockweiler Beach is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in USA, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Dockweiler Beach is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR), also in USA, 9 km (6 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 29 km (18 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 31 km (19 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Dockweiler Beach and is 60 km (37 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Dockweiler Beach, CAL - LA County. Use the tab navigation above to view Dockweiler Beach sea temperature, Dockweiler Beach photographs, Dockweiler Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Dockweiler Beach webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Dockweiler Beach 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 Dockweiler Beach.