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Bill's Bowls ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Bill's Bowls Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.4 °C

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Monday, 21 October 2019, 01:06 Local time
Monday 21
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
N 10
N 10
Wind State cross cross cross cross-

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Bill's Bowls in Sonoma County is a reef break that does not work very often. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the northwest. The location means that it never gets crowded. Beware of - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Localism - Sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Fort Ross, California, 2 km from Bill's Bowls.

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Bill's Bowls Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Stewarts Point, 4 km from Bill's Bowls.


Air temperature
13 °C

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Overall Bill's Bowls Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Bill's Bowls is Travis Afb (Fairfield) Airport (SUU) in USA, 121 km (75 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bill's Bowls is Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), also in USA, 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in USA is 147 km (91 miles) away.
  • Sacramento Executive Airport (SAC), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Bill's Bowls and is 155 km (96 miles) away.
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