Government Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(California – Santa Barbara, USA)
Government Point Spot ID:
Type: beach and reef
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.4 °C
Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 04:41 Local time
For Oil Platform Harvest (Topex Project), California, 20 miles from Government Point.
At SHIP1985, 16 km from Government Point.
Overall Government Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Government Point
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Government Point:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Cojo||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Perkos||2 mi|
|Third closest break||Tarantulas||5 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Jalama||6 mi|
|Fifth closest break||San Augustine||6 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Government Point:
|Closest wave buoy||Santa Barbara Buoy||12 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||PT Arguello Buoy||35 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||East Santa Barbara Buoy||37 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Santa Maria Buoy||37 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||South Santa Rosa Island Buoy||55 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Government Point:
|Closest tide station||Oil Platform Harvest (Topex Project)||12 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Gaviota||14 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Point Arguello||15 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Cuyler Harbor, San Miguel Island||28 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Bechers Bay, Santa Rosa Island||38 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Government Point:
|Closest ski area||Alta Sierra at Shirley Meadows (United States)||139 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Mt Baldy (United States)||158 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Sunrise Ski Area (United States)||158 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Mountain High resort (United States)||158 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Snow Valley (United States)||196 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Government Point:
|Closest city location||Orcutt (United States)||29 mi|
|Second closest city location||Goleta (United States)||35 mi|
|Third closest city location||Santa Maria (United States)||35 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Santa Barbara (United States)||42 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Santa Ana (United States)||44 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Government Point is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 34 km (21 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Government Point is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 128 km (80 miles) away.
- Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 168 km (104 miles) away.
- Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 194 km (120 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Government Point and is 196 km (122 miles) away.