Swamis Spot ID
Photo credit: jim grant
Type: beach and reef
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell W | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 24.4 °C
Swamis in San Diego County is an exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. A reef breaks right. Likely to be crowded if working. Watch out for rocks.
For Carlsbad, 9 km from Swamis.
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At Leucadia, 3 km from Swamis.
At San Clemente Basin Buoy, 58 miles from Swamis.
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Overall Swamis Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September
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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - San Diego County surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Swamis
Tide stations nearest to Swamis:
- Closest tide stationCarlsbad6 mi
- Second closest tide stationSolana Beach7 mi
- Third closest tide stationOceanside9 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationLa Jolla, Scripps Pier15 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationCrown Point, Mission Bay21 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Swamis:
- Closest ski areaSnow Valley (United States)80 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Baldy (United States)81 mi
- Third closest ski areaBig Bear Mountain (United States)83 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSnow Summit (United States)83 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaBear Mountain (United States)89 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Swamis:
- Closest city locationEncinitas (United States)3 mi
- Second closest city locationCarlsbad (United States)6 mi
- Third closest city locationOceanside (United States)9 mi
- Fourth closest city locationVista (United States)9 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSan Marcos (United States)10 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Swamis is Miramar Mcas Airport (NKX) in USA, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Swamis is San Diego International Lindbergh Fld Airport (SAN), also in USA, 40 km (25 miles) away.
- Third is North Island Nas (San Diego) Airport (NZY) in USA, 43 km (27 miles) away.
- General Abelardo L Rodriguez International (Tijuana) Airport (TIJ) in Mexico is 68 km (42 miles) away.
- Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK) in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Swamis and is 84 km (52 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Swamis, CAL - San Diego County. Use the tab navigation above to view Swamis sea temperature, Swamis photographs, Swamis detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Swamis webcams, current wind from CAL - San Diego County live weather stations and Swamis tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United States wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Swamis.