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41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.1

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41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) Spot ID

High Tide Cover, 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) photo

41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove)

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Bubbly, 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) photo

41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove)

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Dragging for Cover, 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) photo

41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove)

Photo credit: Kona Skyy

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Friday, 24 February 2017, 14:28 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.5
WNW
1.0
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.3
WNW
Period (s) 10 16 16 15
Wind (km/h) 10
W 15
WNW 10
NW 10
NW
Wind State cross-
off
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41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) in Santa Cruz is a quite exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the northwest with some shelter here from west northwest winds. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Watch out for - Localism - Nudist colony (France only!).

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Live Oak, 3 km from 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove).

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41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Santa Cruz, 1 km from 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove).

light winds from the SE

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Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove)

Buoy Data:

At Monterey Buoy, 27 miles from 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove).

  9AM 10AM 11AM 12PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.9
1.8
1.9
1.9
Dominant period (s) 8 8 9 8

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Overall 41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) Location Maps

41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) Location Map

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Santa Cruz 41st Ave is Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in USA, 45 km (28 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Santa Cruz 41st Ave is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ), also in USA, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in USA is 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Modesto City Co Harry Sham Airport (MOD), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Santa Cruz 41st Ave and is 116 km (72 miles) away.
41st Ave (The Hook - Shark Cove) break location map and break info

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