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Razorblades ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Razorblades Spot ID

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.5 °C

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Saturday, 24 August 2019, 21:24 Local time
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 5
NW 5
NW 5
Wind State cross cross-
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Razorblades in Santa Barbara is a quite exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the north northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of rips, rocks, private, locals and sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gaviota, California, 8 km from Razorblades.

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Razorblades Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Solvang, 22 km from Razorblades.


Air temperature
29 °C

Current weather near Razorblades

Buoy Data:

At Santa Barbara Buoy, 16 miles from Razorblades.

  3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.4
Dominant period (s) 15 15 8 8

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Overall Razorblades Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Razorblades is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Razorblades is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 115 km (71 miles) away.
  • Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 156 km (97 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 181 km (112 miles) away.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Razorblades and is 184 km (114 miles) away.
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