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Santa Rosa Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.4

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Santa Rosa Creek Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.9 °C

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Monday, 17 December 2018, 10:43 Local time
Monday 17
Wave (m) 5.5
Period (s) 19 19 19 18
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 10
NW 10
NW 15
Wind State cross-

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Santa Rosa Creek/Moonstone in San Luis Obispo is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around mid tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks and sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cambria, 3 km from Santa Rosa Creek.

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Santa Rosa Creek Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Leimert Estates Cambria wx, 1 km from Santa Rosa Creek.


Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
14.6 °C

Current weather near Santa Rosa Creek

Buoy Data:

At Diablo Canyon, CA, 29 miles from Santa Rosa Creek.

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 4.5
Dominant period (s) 20 17 20 20

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Overall Santa Rosa Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Santa Rosa Creek is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 105 km (65 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Santa Rosa Creek is Lemoore Nas Airport (NLC), also in USA, 135 km (84 miles) away.
  • Third is Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) in USA, 184 km (114 miles) away.
  • Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA is 187 km (116 miles) away.
  • Castle (Merced) Airport (MER), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Santa Rosa Creek and is 207 km (129 miles) away.
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