Huntington Beach Spot ID
Best: Swell WSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.0 °C
Huntington Beach in Orange County is a sheltered beach break that usually has waves and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of rips, locals and pollution.
For Huntington Beach, 5 km from Huntington Beach.
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At Huntington Beach, 4 km from Huntington Beach.
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At Santa Monica Basin Buoy, 61 miles from Huntington Beach.
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Overall Huntington Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
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Visitor Reviews of Huntington Beach
“Very crowded during the summer months. For the most part the waves are not constantly great waves. But when their good their great! Difficulty some day's the break pretty fast! Consistency every day is different. I'm a local Haole born here.”
Jj Baker from UNITED STATES - 04 Mar 2012
Tide stations nearest to Huntington Beach:
- Closest tide station3 mi
- Second closest tide station3 mi
- Third closest tide station5 mi
- Fourth closest tide station7 mi
- Fifth closest tide station7 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Huntington Beach is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Huntington Beach is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK), also in USA, 17 km (11 miles) away.
- Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
- Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA is 43 km (27 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Huntington Beach and is 49 km (30 miles) away.
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