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North Scripps ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 4.0

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at North Scripps (light winds from the WSW at APRSWXNET La Jolla wx 1 km from North Scripps). 1.2m 6 s period wind swell from W
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Light
8 km/h
WSW
Clean
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North Scripps Surf Forecast / CAL – San Diego County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 pm Thursday 19 Apr 2018 PDT

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

Today's North Scripps sea temperature is 15.7 °C (Statistics for 19 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 15.6 max: 17.7 min: 13.9 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.2
W
1.4
W
0.4
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0.5
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0.6
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0.6
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0.6
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0.7
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WNW
0.4
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WNW
0.6
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0.6
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0.6
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0.6
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0.6
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Period(s) (?)68191818171616151514141413131218161716161515
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)10923911216121619518523122220514413412987805199138195179174161157
Wind
(km/h)
20
W
10
S
10
N
15
W
5
NW
15
WNW
15
WSW
5
N
10
W
10
WNW
10
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10
W
15
WNW
5
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10
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10
W
10
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10
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15
WNW
10
NW
15
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10
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High Tide
/ height (m)

12:02AM
1.62

2:16PM
0.93
12:58AM
1.52

4:05PM
0.94
2:16AM
1.41

5:33PM
1.05
3:53AM
1.35

6:26PM
1.18

5:22AM
1.36
7:05PM
1.32

6:32AM
1.40
7:39PM
1.44

7:29AM
1.42


Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:38PM
0.54

7:30AM
-0.11
6:28PM
0.68

8:48AM
-0.06
7:54PM
0.79

10:11AM
-0.06

10:02PM
0.79
11:23AM
-0.09

11:39PM
0.65
12:21PM
-0.11

12:45AM
0.45
1:07PM
-0.11

1:36AM
0.26
1:47PM
-0.07


Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at North Scripps blow from the ESE.
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
--6:11--6:11--6:09--6:09--6:07--6:07--6:05--
Sunset
7:22--7:22--7:22--7:23--7:24--7:25--7:25--7:27-
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Sat morning, min 13°C on Thu afternoon). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 19°C on Mon morning, min 14°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the North Scripps Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for North Scripps provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at North Scripps can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our North Scripps surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (North Scripps) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for North Scripps may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a vacation in San Diego County? If you are looking for accommodation near North Scripps, camping, hotels and condos and appartments in San Diego County, consider staying in San Diego which is 9 km (6 miles) away. Other places in and around San Diego County where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Oak Grove which is 11 km (7 miles) away, Encinitas, Coronado and Poway.