Hendry's Beach Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell W | Wind NNE
Sea Temperature Today is: 20.2 °C
Hendry's Beach in Santa Barbara is a fairly exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the north northeast with some shelter here from northwest winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of - Pollution.
For Santa Barbara, California, 5 km from Hendry's Beach.
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Overall Hendry's Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July
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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - Santa Barbara surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Hendry's Beach
Tide stations nearest to Hendry's Beach:
- Closest tide stationSanta Barbara3 mi
- Second closest tide stationGoleta5 mi
- Third closest tide stationIsla Vista7 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationMontecito7 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationCarpinteria13 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Hendry's Beach:
- Closest ski areaAlta Sierra at Shirley Meadows112 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Baldy117 mi
- Third closest ski areaSunrise Ski Area117 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaMountain High resort118 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSnow Valley155 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Hendry's Beach:
- Closest city locationSanta Barbara3 mi
- Second closest city locationGoleta5 mi
- Third closest city locationVentura29 mi
- Fourth closest city locationOxnard Shores32 mi
- Fifth closest city locationOxnard36 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Hendry's Beach is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD) in USA, 65 km (40 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Hendry's Beach is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG), also in USA, 84 km (52 miles) away.
- Third is Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA, 129 km (80 miles) away.
- Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA is 131 km (81 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Hendry's Beach and is 133 km (83 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hendry's Beach, CAL - Santa Barbara. Use the tab navigation above to view Hendry's Beach sea temperature, Hendry's Beach photographs, Hendry's Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hendry's Beach webcams, current wind from CAL - Santa Barbara live weather stations and Hendry's 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 Hendry's Beach.