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ED's ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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ED's Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.6 °C

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Sunday, 25 February 2018, 17:45 Local time
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 15 15 - -
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
NNW 10
N 10
Wind State cross cross-

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ED's in Santa Barbarais a point break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. It's sometimes crowded here. Watch out for - Urchins - Rocks - Private beach - Localism.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Beavers, 7 km from ED's.

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ED's Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At El Capitan State Beach Goleta wx, 4 km from ED's.


Air temperature
17.7 °C

Current weather near ED's

Overall ED's Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to ED's is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to ED's is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 139 km (86 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 152 km (94 miles) away.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to ED's and is 156 km (97 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for ED's, CAL - Santa Barbara. Use the tab navigation above to view ED's sea temperature, ED's photographs, ED's detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, ED's webcams, current wind from CAL - Santa Barbara live weather stations and ED's 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 ED's.