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Hammonds Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 2.4

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Hammonds Reef (calm at Montecito Santa Barbara wx 1 km from Hammonds Reef). no significant swell
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Actual: 30 min ago

Calm
4.8 km/h
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Clean
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Hammonds Reef Surf Forecast / CAL – Santa Barbara / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Friday 20 Jul 2018 PDT

Hammonds Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Hammonds Reef sea temperature is 20.0 °C (Statistics for 20 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 16.9 max: 18.3 min: 15.8 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.5
W
0.6
SSW
0.5
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0.7
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1.3
WNW
2.4
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1.7
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1.5
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1.6
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1.7
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2.5
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.8
WNW
Period(s) (?)161619191815161918212019181817161616167888
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)62617214018060177205283441533637844662625380448329250278819180444
Wind
(km/h)
10
SSW
10
SW
5
SW
10
SW
15
WSW
5
W
10
SW
20
WSW
10
NNW
10
WSW
15
W
10
N
10
SW
15
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10
N
5
SW
15
WNW
10
NNW
10
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15
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5
N
10
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10
SW
Wind State(?)cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
on
crosscross-
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on
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High Tide
/ height (m)

5:24PM
1.96

6:31AM
1.38
6:12PM
2.00

7:45AM
1.40
6:55PM
2.04

8:41AM
1.45
7:34PM
2.08

9:23AM
1.49

8:11PM
2.12
9:59AM
1.52

8:46PM
2.15
10:31AM
1.55

9:20PM
2.17
11:03AM
1.56

Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:33AM
0.85

12:32AM
0.69
11:30AM
0.96

1:29AM
0.56
12:25PM
1.04

2:14AM
0.45
1:13PM
1.08

2:53AM
0.36
1:55PM
1.09

3:27AM
0.30

2:33PM
1.08
4:00AM
0.26

3:09PM
1.07
4:32AM
0.25

3:45PM
1.06

Note: the tide data above is for Montecito which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Hammonds Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Hammonds Reef blow from the N.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2425232525242830293436333538353639363737333131
Sunrise
6:00--6:01--6:01--6:01--6:03--6:03--6:05--6:05-
Sunset
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Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 36°C on Mon afternoon, min 22°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 39°C on Wed afternoon, min 29°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Hammonds Reef Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Hammonds Reef provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Hammonds Reef can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Hammonds Reef surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Hammonds Reef) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Hammonds Reef may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Hammonds Reef is 5 km (3 miles) from the city of Santa Ana. If you plan a vacation in Santa Barbara, look for hotels and other accommodation in Santa Ana. Santa Ana has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.