Sand Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(California – Santa Barbara, USA)
Sand Beach Spot ID:
Type: beach and reef
Best: Swell W | Wind ENE
Sea Temperature Today is: 13.9 °C
Saturday, 25 May 2013, 04:29 Local time
For Santa Barbara, California, 18 miles from Sand Beach.
At Santa Barbara Airport, 4 km from Sand Beach.
At East Santa Barbara Buoy, 11 miles from Sand Beach.
Overall Sand Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Sand Beach
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Sand Beach:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Devereux||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Isla Vista||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Pescaderos||1 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Depressions||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Campus Point||2 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Sand Beach:
|Closest wave buoy||East Santa Barbara Buoy||11 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Santa Barbara Buoy||34 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||South Santa Rosa Island Buoy||54 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Santa Maria Buoy||64 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||PT Arguello Buoy||65 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Sand Beach:
|Closest tide station||Santa Barbara||11 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Gaviota||19 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Rincon Island||25 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Rincon Island, Mussel Shoals||25 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Bechers Bay, Santa Rosa Island||29 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Sand Beach:
|Closest ski area||Alta Sierra at Shirley Meadows (United States)||117 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Mountain High resort (United States)||126 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Mt Baldy (United States)||126 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sunrise Ski Area (United States)||126 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Snow Valley (United States)||163 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Sand Beach:
|Closest city location||Goleta (United States)||4 mi|
|Second closest city location||Santa Barbara (United States)||10 mi|
|Third closest city location||Santa Ana (United States)||12 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Ventura (United States)||37 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Oxnard Shores (United States)||40 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Sand Beach is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 73 km (45 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Sand Beach is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 77 km (48 miles) away.
- Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 136 km (84 miles) away.
- Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 142 km (88 miles) away.
- Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Sand Beach and is 145 km (90 miles) away.