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The Wedge ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.8

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The Wedge Surf Forecast / CAL – Orange County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 pm Tuesday 07 Jul 2015 PDT

The Wedge surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's The Wedge sea temperature is 19.6 °C (Statistics for 07 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 18.3 max: 19.7 min: 17.1 °C)

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Period(s) (?)191010181910181719191817161615141414131312128
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Energy(?)5719187889168077726917816021418817216515210410154302931
Wind
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20 W20
5 SSE5
15 S15
15 WSW15
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
20 WSW20
5 WSW5
15 SW15
25 W25
0 NNW0
15 WSW15
20 W20
5 NNE5
10 W10
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5 NE5
10 WSW10
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5 SE5
10 SW10
15 SW15
5 SE5
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High Tide
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2:55PM
1.47
2:38AM
1.21

3:55PM
1.55
4:14AM
1.07

4:54PM
1.65

5:53AM
1.02
5:50PM
1.74

7:13AM
1.06
6:41PM
1.83

8:15AM
1.12
7:28PM
1.90

9:04AM
1.18

8:11PM
1.93
9:45AM
1.23


Low Tide
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9:02PM
0.57
9:00AM
0.23

10:39PM
0.45
10:01AM
0.38

12:02AM
0.27
11:07AM
0.48

1:06AM
0.09
12:09PM
0.55

1:59AM
-0.06
1:05PM
0.57

2:43AM
-0.17
1:55PM
0.58

3:22AM
-0.23

2:38PM
0.58

Note: the tide data above is for Newport Bay Entrance, California which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Wedge.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at The Wedge blow from the N.
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Summary
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High °C
2019222118192018202018222320252622262622252622
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2019222118192018202018222320252622262622252622
Sunrise
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Sunset
20:04--20:04--20:04--20:04--20:02--20:02--20:02--20:01-
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Wed morning, min 17°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Sun afternoon, min 18°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the The Wedge Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for The Wedge provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at The Wedge can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our The Wedge surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (The Wedge) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for The Wedge may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

The Wedge is 5 km (3 miles) from the city of Newport Beach. If you plan a vacation in Orange County, look for hotels and other accommodation in Newport Beach. Newport Beach has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.