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Ocean Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Ocean Beach (calm at San Francisco 5 km from Ocean Beach). 1.8m 12 s period swell from WSW with an additional 0.6m 20 s period swell from W
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Ocean Beach Surf Forecast / CAL – Marin County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 pm Thursday 21 Mar 2019 PDT

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

Today's Ocean Beach sea temperature is 12.3 °C (Statistics for 21 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 12.1 max: 13.9 min: 10.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.5
W
1.4
WSW
1
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1.7
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2
W
2.5
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2.5
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2.4
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1.9
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1.6
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1.7
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1.8
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1.2
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1.1
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1.3
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1.9
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3
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2.3
WSW
1.9
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1.6
W
Period(s) (?)121117161615161514141413131313131312711111010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)69445254614772038316234982648149210169701018835107078048038346430419831174785480
Wind
(km/h)
15
W
10
S
20
SSE
25
SSE
15
W
15
WNW
20
W
0
N
5
ESE
20
SSW
30
SSE
10
SSW
15
SSW
5
SSW
15
SSE
35
SSE
15
SW
35
S
35
SW
30
W
10
WNW
25
WNW
15
NW
Wind State(?)oncrosscross-
off
crossoncross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

12:32AM
1.79
12:48PM
1.71

1:09AM
1.81
1:44PM
1.58

1:47AM
1.81

2:44PM
1.45
2:28AM
1.77

3:53PM
1.34
3:12AM
1.72

5:17PM
1.28
4:03AM
1.65

6:49PM
1.29

5:02AM
1.58


Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:57PM
-0.07

6:24AM
0.04
6:39PM
0.10

7:14AM
-0.01
7:23PM
0.31

8:07AM
-0.01

8:10PM
0.52
9:03AM
0.04

9:05PM
0.71
10:06AM
0.09

10:14PM
0.85
11:13AM
0.14

11:33PM
0.92
12:20PM
0.15


Note: the tide data above is for Ocean Beach, California which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Ocean Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Ocean Beach blow from the E.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
--145-----2421--2153---
High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
1210101012101191113129131213131010109111110
Sunrise
--7:09--7:07--7:05--7:05--7:03--7:01--7:00--
Sunset
7:22--7:23--7:24--7:24--7:25--7:27--7:28--7:29-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Fri afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Sun afternoon, min 9°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun night).Long Range Forecast:Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Wed afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Tue afternoon, min 11°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the S by Tue night).

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Information about the Ocean Beach Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Ocean Beach provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Ocean Beach can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Ocean Beach 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 (Ocean Beach) 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 Ocean Beach 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.

Ocean Beach is 6 km (4 miles) from the city of Daly City. If you plan a vacation in Marin County, look for hotels and other accommodation in Daly City. Daly City has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.