The Patch Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(California – Marin County, USA)
The Patch Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 10.5 °C
Thursday, 23 May 2013, 16:47 Local time
For Bolinas Lagoon, California, 2 miles from The Patch.
At SHIP3696, 14 km from The Patch.
At San Francisco Buoy, 12 miles from The Patch.
Overall The Patch Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
This picture shows the combination of swells directed at The Patch over a normal May. I... (show all text)
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The two graphs above are also combined in the single The Patch surf consistency graph.
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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - SF Marin County surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of The Patch
Visitor Reviews of The Patch
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to The Patch:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Bolinas Jetty||0 mi|
|Second closest break||Stinson Beach||3 mi|
|Third closest break||Double Point||5 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Fort Cronkhite (Rodeo Beach)||10 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Fort Cronkite Rodeo Beach||10 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to The Patch:
|Closest wave buoy||San Francisco Buoy||12 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||Half Moon Bay Buoy||39 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Bodega Bay Buoy||40 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Monterey Buoy||78 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||PT Arena Buoy||113 mi|
Tide stations nearest to The Patch:
|Closest tide station||Bolinas Lagoon||1 mi|
|Second closest tide station||San Francisco Bar||10 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Corte Madera Creek, San Francisco Bay||11 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Point Bonita, Bonita Cove, San Francisco Bay||11 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Sausalito, Corps of Engineers Dock, San Francisco Bay||12 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to The Patch:
|Closest ski area||Bear Valley (United States)||150 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Dodge Ridge (United States)||151 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Sierra at Tahoe (United States)||154 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Kirkwood (United States)||154 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Royal Gorge (United States)||158 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to The Patch:
|Closest city location||San Rafael (United States)||11 mi|
|Second closest city location||Novato (United States)||16 mi|
|Third closest city location||San Francisco (United States)||17 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Daly City (United States)||19 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Richmond (United States)||19 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to The Patch is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to The Patch is Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), also in USA, 46 km (29 miles) away.
- Third is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ) in USA, 79 km (49 miles) away.
- Travis Afb (Fairfield) Airport (SUU) in USA is 79 km (49 miles) away.
- Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to The Patch and is 90 km (56 miles) away.