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Salmon Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.6

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Salmon Creek Spot ID

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Salmon Creek

Photo credit: Mike Stevens

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Salmon Creek

Photo credit: Mike Stevens

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Salmon Creek

Photo credit: Mike Stevens

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.1 °C

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Saturday, 20 April 2019, 10:04 Local time
Saturday 20
Wave (m) 2.1
Period (s) 11 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
WNW 25
WNW 30
WNW 35
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Salmon Creek in Sonoma is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around mid tide when the tide is falling. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rips, rocks, locals and sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bodega Harbor entrance, California, 6 km from Salmon Creek.

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Salmon Creek Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Bodega Bay, 3 km from Salmon Creek.

moderate winds from the NW

Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Salmon Creek

Overall Salmon Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Salmon Creek Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to Salmon Creek is Travis Afb (Fairfield) Airport (SUU) in USA, 100 km (62 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Salmon Creek is Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), also in USA, 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in USA is 134 km (83 miles) away.
  • Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Salmon Creek and is 138 km (86 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Salmon Creek, CAL - Sonoma. Use the tab navigation above to view Salmon Creek sea temperature, Salmon Creek photographs, Salmon Creek detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Salmon Creek webcams, current wind from CAL - Sonoma live weather stations and Salmon Creek tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States 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 United States 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 Salmon Creek.