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Isla Vista ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Isla Vista (calm at Santa Barbara Airport 3 km from Isla Vista). 2.4m 14 s period swell from WNW
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Isla Vista Surf Forecast / CAL – Santa Barbara / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 3 pm Wednesday 17 Jan 2018 PST

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

Today's Isla Vista sea temperature is 16.0 °C (Statistics for 17 Jan 1981-2005 - mean: 13.9 max: 15.9 min: 12.1 °C)

Wednesday 17Thursday 18Friday 19
1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM
Rating
(10 max)
5
4
5
5
5
5
4
5
6
6
7
6
6
4
4
4
3
3
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.5
WNW
2.4
WNW
2.3
WNW
2.2
WNW
2
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.9
WNW
1.9
WNW
3
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
3.5
WNW
3
WNW
4
WNW
4
WNW
Period(s) (?)151414141414141420181817171616161515
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)264823832137193716211454141313736509853084677941690063815259477265226312
Wind
(km/h)
10
WSW
10
W
10
NW
5
NNW
5
NNW
5
N
5
NW
5
W
10
WSW
15
W
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
20
NW
25
WNW
30
WNW
30
NW
Wind State(?)oncross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossglasscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross
Tide State(?)
flowebblowflowhighebbflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)




10:49PM
1.53


9:39AM
2.10




11:23PM
1.54



10:11AM
2.02

Low Tide
/ height (m)


4:19PM
0.23


3:29AM
1.06




4:51PM
0.27



4:08AM
1.08



Note: the tide data above is for Isla Vista which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Isla Vista.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Isla Vista blow from the NE.
 Wednesday 17Thursday 18Friday 19
1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C
222220212120192122201717161615151615
Chill °C (?)
222220212120192122201717151514131413
Sunrise
-------7:03-------7:03--
Sunset
-5:14-------5:15-------5:15

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