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Pipes Turbos ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind reported 1 km from Pipes Turbos (light winds from the S at Margate Palos Verdes Estates wx 1 km from Pipes Turbos). no significant swell
    Pipes Turbos
  2. Elevated surf and strong rip currents through Friday evening. Alto oleaje y fuertes corrientes marinas hasta viern… [link]
  3. Surf Report 8/15: 2-3' Knee to waist high Modest SSW swell. Minor NW wind swell. Poor to Fair conditions
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Pipes Turbos Surf Forecast / CAL – LA County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Wednesday 15 Aug 2018 PDT

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

Today's Pipes Turbos sea temperature is 23.2 °C (Statistics for 15 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.8 min: 16.8 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
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0.5
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0.3
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0.6
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0.3
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Period(s) (?)15145176161212121111105115551345752
Surfscale.metric
Wave
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Energy(?)454150503014261221123181372073225821
Wind
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10
SW
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10
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10
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15
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Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
1:26PM
1.92

1:28AM
1.66

2:17PM
1.90
2:47AM
1.45

3:15PM
1.87
4:35AM
1.34

4:18PM
1.87

6:25AM
1.36
5:21PM
1.89

7:35AM
1.43
6:15PM
1.93

8:18AM
1.50
7:01PM
2.00

8:49AM
1.56

Low Tide
/ height (m)

7:38PM
0.81

7:37AM
0.70

8:58PM
0.82
8:25AM
0.90

10:30PM
0.78
9:26AM
1.06

11:52PM
0.69
10:43AM
1.15

12:54AM
0.58
11:56AM
1.17

1:39AM
0.48
12:52PM
1.15

2:15AM
0.40
1:34PM
1.10

Note: the tide data above is for Palos Verdes Estates which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Pipes Turbos.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Pipes Turbos blow from the SE.
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Sunrise
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Sunset
-7:38--7:37--7:37--7:36--7:35--7:32--7:31--7:30
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Fri afternoon, min 20°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Some drizzle, heaviest during Tue morning. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Sun afternoon, min 22°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Pipes Turbos Surf forecast

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

Pipes Turbos is 5 km (3 miles) from the city of Rancho Palos Verdes. If you plan a vacation in Los Angeles County, look for hotels and other accommodation in Rancho Palos Verdes. Rancho Palos Verdes has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.