Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Baja Norte, Mexico)

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Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) Spot ID:

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.0 °C

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Friday, 27 March 2015, 13:53 Local time

Friday 27
2PM 5PM 8PM 11PM
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 12 12 19 12
Wind (km/h) 15
WNW 20
NW 20
NNW 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) in Baja Norte is an exposed beach and reef break that has consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rocks and sharks.

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Live Weather:

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Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Lighthouse (Punta San Jose)

Buoy Data:

At San Clemente Basin Buoy, 109 miles from Lighthouse (Punta San Jose).

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.4
Dominant period (s) 16 15 11 15

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Overall Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose):

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Boca De Santo Tomas 9 mi
Second closest break Punta Cabras 11 mi
Third closest break K-181 14 mi
Fourth closest break Ensenada Beaches 22 mi
Fifth closest break California Trailer Park 27 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose):

Closest wave buoy San Clemente Basin Buoy 109 mi
Second closest wave buoy Tanner Banks Buoy 184 mi
Third closest wave buoy Santa Monica Basin Buoy 212 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy South Santa Rosa Island Buoy 259 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy East Santa Barbara Buoy 268 mi

Tide stations nearest to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose):

Closest tide station Ensenada 27 mi
Second closest tide station El Sauzal 30 mi
Third closest tide station Camalu 53 mi
Fourth closest tide station Primo Tapia 55 mi
Fifth closest tide station Rosarito 65 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose):

Closest ski area Big Bear Mountain (United States) 191 mi
Second closest ski area Snow Summit (United States) 191 mi
Third closest ski area Snow Valley (United States) 192 mi
Fourth closest ski area Bear Mountain (United States) 196 mi
Fifth closest ski area Mt Baldy (United States) 200 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose):

Closest city location Ensenada (Mexico) 28 mi
Second closest city location Rosarito (Mexico) 65 mi
Third closest city location Tecate (Mexico) 76 mi
Fourth closest city location Tijuana (Mexico) 76 mi
Fifth closest city location Imperial Beach (United States) 83 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) is General Alberto L Salinas C International (Ensenada) Airport (ESE) in Mexico, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) is General Abelardo L Rodriguez International (Tijuana) Airport (TIJ), also in Mexico, 124 km (77 miles) away.
  • Third is North Island Nas (San Diego) Airport (NZY) in USA, 149 km (93 miles) away.
  • San Diego International Lindbergh Fld Airport (SAN) in USA is 151 km (94 miles) away.
  • Miramar Mcas Airport (NKX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) and is 164 km (102 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Lighthouse (Punta San Jose), Baja Norte. Use the tab navigation above to view Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) sea temperature, Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) photographs, Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) webcams, current wind from Baja Norte live weather stations and Lighthouse (Punta San Jose) tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Lighthouse (Punta San Jose).


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