Newport Beach Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 21.9 °C
Newport beach in Orange County is a sheltered beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.
For Balboa Pier, Newport Beach, California, 4 km from Newport Beach.
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At Corona Del Mar, 6 km from Newport Beach.
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At Santa Monica Basin Buoy, 65 miles from Newport Beach.
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Overall Newport Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Newport Beach
Tide stations nearest to Newport Beach:
- Closest tide stationSanta Ana River entrance (inside)1 mi
- Second closest tide stationBalboa Pier, Newport Beach2 mi
- Third closest tide stationNewport Bay Entrance, Corona del Mar (2)2 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationNewport Bay Entrance4 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationHuntington Beach5 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Newport Beach:
- Closest ski areaMt Baldy (United States)42 mi
- Second closest ski areaMountain High resort (United States)54 mi
- Third closest ski areaSunrise Ski Area (United States)55 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSnow Valley (United States)67 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSnow Summit (United States)73 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Newport Beach:
- Closest city locationNewport Beach (United States)1 mi
- Second closest city locationCosta Mesa (United States)4 mi
- Third closest city locationHuntington Beach (United States)5 mi
- Fourth closest city locationFountain Valley (United States)6 mi
- Fifth closest city locationIrvine (United States)7 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Newport beach is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Newport beach is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK), also in USA, 14 km (9 miles) away.
- Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 29 km (18 miles) away.
- Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA is 50 km (31 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Newport beach and is 56 km (35 miles) away.
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