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Wilson Creek ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.5

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Wilson Creek Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.7 °C

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Thursday, 20 October 2016, 12:36 Local time
Thursday 20
Wave (m) 1.8
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 5
WNW 10
N 5
Wind State on cross-
cross glass

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Wilson Creek in Del Norte County is an exposed beach and reef break that has inconsistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and in addition, both left and right reef breaks add variety.. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for sharks ,rocks and rips.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Klamath Rivermouth, 7 km from Wilson Creek.

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Wilson Creek Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-CECC1, 17 km from Wilson Creek.


Air temperature
15.5 °C

Current weather near Wilson Creek

Buoy Data:

At St Georges Buoy, 22 miles from Wilson Creek.

  7AM 8AM 9AM 10AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.8
Dominant period (s) 12 11 12 12

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Overall Wilson Creek Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • Closest city location
    57 mi
  • Second closest city location
    70 mi
  • Third closest city location
    80 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    114 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    176 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Wilson Creek is Chico Muni Airport (CIC) in USA, which is 276 km (171 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Wilson Creek is Beale Afb (Marysville) Airport (BAB), also in USA, 356 km (221 miles) away.
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