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Morro Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.8

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Morro Beach Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.6 °C

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Friday, 17 August 2018, 21:14 Local time
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Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 10
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Morro Beach in Orange County is a reasonably exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. There is a left hand reef break. Best around mid tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Hazards include rocks, locals and pollution.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Laguna Beach, 4 km from Morro Beach.

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At Laguna Beach, 4 km from Morro Beach.

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Buoy Data:

At San Pedro South, CA, 21 miles from Morro Beach.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
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Dominant period (s) 17 15 17 15

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Overall Morro Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Morro Beach is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Morro Beach is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK), also in USA, 17 km (11 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away.
  • Riverside Muni Airport (RAL) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Morro Beach and is 59 km (37 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Morro Beach, CAL - Orange County. Use the tab navigation above to view Morro Beach sea temperature, Morro Beach photographs, Morro Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Morro Beach webcams, current wind from CAL - Orange County live weather stations and Morro 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 Morro Beach.