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

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Santa Rosa Creek Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(San Luis Obispo, USA)


Santa Rosa Creek Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 10.9 °C

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Saturday, 18 April 2015, 18:06 Local time

Saturday 18
2PM 5PM 8PM 11PM
Wave (m) 2.2
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 20
W 20
WNW 15
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Santa Rosa Creek in San Luis Obispo is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around mid tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cambria, 3 km from Santa Rosa Creek.

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Live Weather:

At Cambria, 3 km from Santa Rosa Creek.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
12 °C

Current weather near Santa Rosa Creek

Buoy Data:

At Cape San Martin Buoy, 45 miles from Santa Rosa Creek.

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Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
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Overall Santa Rosa Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Santa Rosa Creek:

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Closest break Leffingwell Landing 0 mi
Second closest break Moonstone 0 mi
Third closest break Exotics 1 mi
Fourth closest break San Simeon Creek 2 mi
Fifth closest break Boners 3 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Santa Rosa Creek:

Closest wave buoy Cape San Martin Buoy 45 mi
Second closest wave buoy Santa Maria Buoy 50 mi
Third closest wave buoy PT Arguello Buoy 60 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Santa Barbara Buoy 97 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Monterey Buoy 111 mi

Tide stations nearest to Santa Rosa Creek:

Closest tide station Cambria 2 mi
Second closest tide station San Simeon 6 mi
Third closest tide station Morro Beach, Estero Bay 18 mi
Fourth closest tide station Morro Bay 21 mi
Fifth closest tide station Port San Luis 34 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Santa Rosa Creek:

Closest ski area Alta Sierra at Shirley Meadows (United States) 144 mi
Second closest ski area China Peak Mountain Resort (United States) 158 mi
Third closest ski area Badger Pass Ski Area (United States) 165 mi
Fourth closest ski area China Peak (United States) 171 mi
Fifth closest ski area Mammoth Mountain (United States) 184 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Santa Rosa Creek:

Closest city location Paso Robles (United States) 24 mi
Second closest city location Atascadero (United States) 25 mi
Third closest city location San Luis Obispo (United States) 32 mi
Fourth closest city location Santa Maria (United States) 57 mi
Fifth closest city location Soledad (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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