uk es it fr pt nl
Zero ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.3

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Zero Spot ID

great day at zero's photo


Photo credit: geno johnson

Type: point

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell SSW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.7 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Friday, 22 February 2019, 19:34 Local time
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 7 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 15
ENE 15
Wind State cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Zero in LA County is an exposed point break. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest.The break here is a left hand point. Best around mid tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Deer Creek, 7 km from Zero.

IS AT (local time)

Zero Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At la Chusa Highlands #2 Malibu wx, 3 km from Zero.

wind obs. (12.9 kph from 229 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
13.7 °C

Current weather near Zero

Buoy Data:

At Santa Monica Bay, CA, 21 miles from Zero.

  3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.0
Dominant period (s) 11 13 11 12

All wavebuoys around Zero

Overall Zero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

This picture shows the combination of swells directed at Zero over a normal February. I... (show all text)

The figure illustrates how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directi... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Zero surf consistency graph.

Also see Zero surf quality by season and Zero surf quality by month.

Compare Zero with another surf break.

Zero Location Maps

Zero Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to ZeroShoreline around ZeroRoads and rivers around Zero

Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - LA County surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Zero

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Zero:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Zero:

Tide stations nearest to Zero:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Zero:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Zero:


  • The closest passenger airport to Zero is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD) in USA, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Zero is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 48 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA, 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA is 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Long Beach Airport (LGB), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Zero and is 75 km (47 miles) away.
Zero break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Zero, CAL - LA County. Use the tab navigation above to view Zero sea temperature, Zero photographs, Zero detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Zero webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Zero 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 Zero.