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Tajiguas Ranch ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Tajiguas Ranch Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.2 °C

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Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 20:39 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.6
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Period (s) 8 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
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Tajiguas Ranch in Santa Barbara is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. The surf tends to be favoured in the spring. Offshore winds are from the north northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Localism.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Beavers, 4 km from Tajiguas Ranch.

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Tajiguas Ranch Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Gaviota, 10 km from Tajiguas Ranch.

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Current weather near Tajiguas Ranch

Buoy Data:

At East Santa Barbara Buoy, 21 miles from Tajiguas Ranch.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
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Overall Tajiguas Ranch Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Tajiguas Ranch Location Maps

Tajiguas Ranch Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Tajiguas Ranch:

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Wave buoys nearest to Tajiguas Ranch:

Tide stations nearest to Tajiguas Ranch:

  • Closest tide station
    Gaviota
    7 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Isla Vista
    14 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Goleta
    16 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Santa Barbara
    24 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Montecito
    27 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Tajiguas Ranch:

  • Closest ski area
    Alta Sierra at Shirley Meadows
    122 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Mountain High resort
    138 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Mt Baldy
    138 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Sunrise Ski Area
    138 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Snow Valley
    176 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Tajiguas Ranch:

  • Closest city location
    Goleta
    16 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Santa Barbara
    22 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Lompoc
    24 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Orcutt
    34 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Santa Maria
    39 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Tajiguas Ranch is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tajiguas Ranch is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD), also in USA, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 144 km (89 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 163 km (101 miles) away.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Tajiguas Ranch and is 166 km (103 miles) away.
Tajiguas Ranch break location map and break info

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