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Hare Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.8

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Hare Creek Spot ID

Hare Creek - Springtime Surf photo

Hare Creek

Photo credit: James Hershey

Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.3 °C

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Tuesday, 1 December 2015, 08:29 Local time
Tuesday 01
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 14 12 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 15
SE 15
SSE 15
Wind State cross-

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Hare Creek in Mendocino Countyis a sandbar break that only works when conditions are just right. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Beware of - Rocks - Pollution.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Noyo River, California, 1 km from Hare Creek.

IS AT (local time)

Hare Creek Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Fort Bragg, 5 km from Hare Creek.


Air temperature
4 °C

Current weather near Hare Creek

Overall Hare Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Hare Creek Location Maps

Hare Creek Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Hare Creek:

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Wave buoys nearest to Hare Creek:

Tide stations nearest to Hare Creek:

  • Closest tide station
    Noyo River
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Fort Bragg Landing
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Mendocino, Mendocino Bay
    8 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    14 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    15 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Hare Creek:

  • Closest ski area
    Stover Mountain Ski Area (United States)
    147 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Mt Shasta (United States)
    162 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Coppervale (United States)
    181 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Royal Gorge (United States)
    183 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Soda Springs (United States)
    183 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Hare Creek:

  • Closest city location
    Windsor (United States)
    81 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Santa Rosa (United States)
    90 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Rohnert Park (United States)
    96 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Eureka (United States)
    96 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Petaluma (United States)
    104 mi
Hare Creek break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hare Creek, CAL - Mendocino County. Use the tab navigation above to view Hare Creek sea temperature, Hare Creek photographs, Hare Creek detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hare Creek webcams, current wind from CAL - Mendocino County live weather stations and Hare Creek 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 Hare Creek.