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Tippers ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Tippers Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.6 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 06:01 Local time
Sunday 22
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 16 16 16 19
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 15
WNW 20
W 20
Wind State cross-

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Tippers in San Diego County is a reef break that is often working. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Solana Beach, 3 km from Tippers.

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Tippers Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Beacon_s Beach Encinitas wx, 5 km from Tippers.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
19.6 °C

Current weather near Tippers

Buoy Data:

At Torrey Pines Outer, CA, 9 miles from Tippers.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
Dominant period (s) 18 18 18 17

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Overall Tippers Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Tippers is Miramar Mcas Airport (NKX) in USA, 21 km (13 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tippers is San Diego International Lindbergh Fld Airport (SAN), also in USA, 33 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is North Island Nas (San Diego) Airport (NZY) in USA, 36 km (22 miles) away.
  • General Abelardo L Rodriguez International (Tijuana) Airport (TIJ) in Mexico is 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Tippers and is 91 km (57 miles) away.
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