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Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Sandbox Surf Forecast / CAL – San Diego County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 pm Saturday 04 Jul 2015 PDT

Sandbox surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Sandbox sea temperature is 21.4 °C (Statistics for 04 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 18.7 max: 20.3 min: 17.3 °C)

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Period(s) (?)1415131313142114191918181717161818171616171616
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Wave
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Energy(?)741066363565216089183224208249241270214323444405326287219214353
Wind
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Wind State(?)onononononononcross-
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High Tide
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11:20PM
2.19
12:56PM
1.77

12:11AM
2.01
1:49PM
1.81

1:14AM
1.81

2:45PM
1.87
2:31AM
1.61

3:46PM
1.94
4:06AM
1.47

4:45PM
2.03

5:41AM
1.44
5:40PM
2.12

6:58AM
1.48


Low Tide
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5:16PM
0.96

6:21AM
0.21
6:18PM
0.98

7:06AM
0.34
7:29PM
0.98

7:55AM
0.49

8:55PM
0.94
8:49AM
0.65

10:26PM
0.83
9:51AM
0.78

11:46PM
0.66
10:56AM
0.88

12:49AM
0.49
11:58AM
0.94


Note: the tide data above is for Solana Beach which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Sandbox.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Sandbox blow from the E.
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Summary
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High °C
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Low °C
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Tue morning, min 17°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Wed morning, min 17°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Sandbox Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Sandbox provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Sandbox can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Sandbox surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Sandbox) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Sandbox may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Sandbox is 2 km (1 miles) from the city of Encinitas. If you plan a vacation in San Diego County, look for hotels and other accommodation in Encinitas. Encinitas has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.