Santa Rosa Creek Spot ID
Best: Swell W | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.2 °C
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.
For Cambria, 3 km from Santa Rosa Creek.
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At Cambria, 3 km from Santa Rosa Creek.
At Cape San Martin Buoy, 45 miles from Santa Rosa Creek.
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Overall Santa Rosa Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September
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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - San Luis Obispo surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Santa Rosa Creek
Tide stations nearest to Santa Rosa Creek:
- Closest tide stationCambria2 mi
- Second closest tide stationSan Simeon6 mi
- Third closest tide stationMorro Beach, Estero Bay18 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationMorro Bay21 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationPort San Luis34 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Santa Rosa Creek:
- Closest ski areaAlta Sierra at Shirley Meadows (United States)144 mi
- Second closest ski areaChina Peak Mountain Resort (United States)158 mi
- Third closest ski areaBadger Pass Ski Area (United States)165 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaChina Peak (United States)171 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaMammoth Mountain (United States)184 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Santa Rosa Creek:
- Closest city locationPaso Robles (United States)24 mi
- Second closest city locationAtascadero (United States)25 mi
- Third closest city locationSan Luis Obispo (United States)32 mi
- Fourth closest city locationSanta Maria (United States)57 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSoledad (United States)60 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Santa Rosa Creek/Moonstone is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 105 km (65 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Santa Rosa Creek/Moonstone 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/Moonstone and is 207 km (129 miles) away.
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