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13th Street ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.7

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13th Street Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.4 °C

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Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 22:34 Local time
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
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13th Street in Orange County is a sheltered beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach breaks peel to the left. Best around low tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Take care of locals, pollution, rips.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Los Patos (highway bridge), California, 3 km from 13th Street.

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Live Weather:

At Long Beach Airport, 12 km from 13th Street.


Air temperature
16.1 °C

Current weather near 13th Street

Buoy Data:

At Long Beach Channel, CA, 7 miles from 13th Street.

  11AM 12PM 1PM 2PM
Data Age 10 hr 9 hr 8 hr 7 hr
Wave height (m) 0.6
Dominant period (s) 15 15 15 15

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Overall 13th Street Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • The closest passenger airport to 13th Street is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 13th Street is John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA, 21 km (13 miles) away.
  • Third is Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK) in USA, 24 km (15 miles) away.
  • Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA is 32 km (20 miles) away.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to 13th Street and is 39 km (24 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for 13th Street, CAL - Orange County. Use the tab navigation above to view 13th Street sea temperature, 13th Street photographs, 13th Street detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 13th Street webcams, current wind from CAL - Orange County live weather stations and 13th Street 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 13th Street.