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Torrance Beach/Burn Out ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.5

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Torrance Beach/Burn Out Spot ID

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Torrance Beach/Burn Out

Photo credit: Fede Duran

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.6 °C

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Friday, 18 January 2019, 13:44 Local time
Friday 18
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 16 15 15 14
Wind (km/h) 5
S 10
WSW 10
W 5
Wind State glass cross-
on cross-

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Torrance Beach/Burn Out in LA County is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west northwest. Waves at the beach are mainly rights. Best around high tide. Often Crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Palos Verdes Estates, 1 km from Torrance Beach/Burn Out.

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Torrance Beach/Burn Out Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At HOLLYWOOD Riveria Redondo Beach wx, 0 km from Torrance Beach/Burn Out.

light winds from the SW

Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
16.6 °C

Current weather near Torrance Beach/Burn Out

Buoy Data:

At Santa Monica Bay, CA, 14 miles from Torrance Beach/Burn Out.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 2.1
Dominant period (s) 17 17 17 14

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Overall Torrance Beach/Burn Out Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Torrance Beach/Burn Out is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Torrance Beach/Burn Out is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 15 km (9 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 43 km (27 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Torrance Beach/Burn Out and is 51 km (32 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Torrance Beach/Burn Out, CAL - LA County. Use the tab navigation above to view Torrance Beach/Burn Out sea temperature, Torrance Beach/Burn Out photographs, Torrance Beach/Burn Out detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Torrance Beach/Burn Out webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Torrance Beach/Burn Out 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 Torrance Beach/Burn Out.