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

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San Simeon Creek Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(San Luis Obispo, USA)


San Simeon Creek Spot ID:

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.1 °C

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Friday, 27 March 2015, 18:46 Local time

Friday 27
2PM 5PM 8PM 11PM
Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 12 12 12 13
Wind (km/h) 25
WNW 30
WNW 30
NW 20
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross-

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San Simeon Creek in San Luis Obispo is an exposed beach and reef break that has inconsistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and there is also a left hand reef break. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of rips, rocks and sharks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cambria, 5 km from San Simeon Creek.

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Live Weather:

At Cambria, 6 km from San Simeon Creek.

light winds from the WNW

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near San Simeon Creek

Buoy Data:

At Cape San Martin Buoy, 44 miles from San Simeon Creek.

  12PM 1PM 2PM 3PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.1
Dominant period (s) 11 11 11 6

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Overall San Simeon Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to San Simeon Creek:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Exotics 1 mi
Second closest break Boners 1 mi
Third closest break Leffingwell Landing 1 mi
Fourth closest break Pico Creek 1 mi
Fifth closest break Moonstone 2 mi

Wave buoys nearest to San Simeon Creek:

Closest wave buoy Cape San Martin Buoy 44 mi
Second closest wave buoy Santa Maria Buoy 52 mi
Third closest wave buoy PT Arguello Buoy 62 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Santa Barbara Buoy 99 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Monterey Buoy 109 mi

Tide stations nearest to San Simeon Creek:

Closest tide station Cambria 3 mi
Second closest tide station San Simeon 4 mi
Third closest tide station Morro Beach, Estero Bay 20 mi
Fourth closest tide station Morro Bay 22 mi
Fifth closest tide station Port San Luis 35 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to San Simeon Creek:

Closest ski area Alta Sierra at Shirley Meadows (United States) 144 mi
Second closest ski area China Peak Mountain Resort (United States) 157 mi
Third closest ski area Badger Pass Ski Area (United States) 165 mi
Fourth closest ski area China Peak (United States) 170 mi
Fifth closest ski area Mammoth Mountain (United States) 183 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to San Simeon Creek:

Closest city location Paso Robles (United States) 25 mi
Second closest city location Atascadero (United States) 27 mi
Third closest city location San Luis Obispo (United States) 34 mi
Fourth closest city location Soledad (United States) 58 mi
Fifth closest city location Santa Maria (United States) 59 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to San Simeon Creek is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 108 km (67 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to San Simeon Creek is Lemoore Nas Airport (NLC), also in USA, 134 km (83 miles) away.
  • Third is Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) in USA, 183 km (114 miles) away.
  • Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA is 188 km (117 miles) away.
  • Castle (Merced) Airport (MER), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to San Simeon Creek and is 205 km (127 miles) away.
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