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Lovers Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Lovers Point Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.5 °C

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Thursday, 17 January 2019, 09:50 Local time
Thursday 17
Wave (m) 4.0
Period (s) 21 19 19 18
Wind (km/h) 30
SW 25
SW 25
SW 15
Wind State cross-

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Lovers Point in Monterey is a reasonably exposed point break that only works once in a while. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the south. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest.There is a left hand point break here. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of rips and rocks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Monterey, Monterey Harbor, California, 4 km from Lovers Point.

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Lovers Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At near Point Pinos Lighthouse Pacific Grove wx, 1 km from Lovers Point.

light winds from the ESE

Air temperature
15.6 °C

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Buoy Data:

At Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA, 1 miles from Lovers Point.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.9
Dominant period (s) 12 12 12 13

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Overall Lovers Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Lovers Point is Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in USA, 81 km (50 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Lovers Point is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ), also in USA, 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in USA is 124 km (77 miles) away.
  • Modesto City Co Harry Sham Airport (MOD), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Lovers Point and is 140 km (87 miles) away.
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