uk es it fr pt nl

La Jolla Shores ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.3

Overall: 3.3

See all 18 ratings

Based on 6 votes. Vote

Surf Report Feed

La Jolla Shores Spot ID

Backward, La Jolla Shores photo

La Jolla Shores

Photo credit: Amanda Barnett Rimmer

Type: beach


Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.7 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Friday, 12 February 2016, 18:32 Local time
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 18 18 18 18
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 5
NW 10
NW 5
Wind State cross-
glass on cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

La Jolla Shores in San Diego Countyis a beach break. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Beware of - Rips / undertow - Localism.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For La Jolla, Scripps Pier, California, 1 km from La Jolla Shores.

IS AT (local time)

La Jolla Shores Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-LJAC1, 1 km from La Jolla Shores.


Air temperature
18.8 °C

Current weather near La Jolla Shores

Buoy Data:

At San Clemente Basin Buoy, 52 miles from La Jolla Shores.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.1
Dominant period (s) 19 19 17 19

All wavebuoys around La Jolla Shores

Overall La Jolla Shores Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

The rose diagram shows the variation of swells directed at La Jolla Shores through an a... (show all text)

This picture illustrates how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different ... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single La Jolla Shores surf consistency graph.

Also see La Jolla Shores surf quality by season and La Jolla Shores surf quality by month.

Compare La Jolla Shores with another surf break.

La Jolla Shores Location Maps

La Jolla Shores Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to La Jolla ShoresShoreline around La Jolla ShoresRoads and rivers around La Jolla Shores

Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - San Diego County surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of La Jolla Shores

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to La Jolla Shores:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to La Jolla Shores:

Tide stations nearest to La Jolla Shores:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to La Jolla Shores:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to La Jolla Shores:

La Jolla Shores break location map and break info

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

New for December 2015: Use the [+][-] and arrow controls in the forecast maps to zoom right into your local area. (Dans le site de fr bientôt.) En el sitio web es pronto. (No site do pt breve.)