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Cherry Hill Surf Guide

Cherry Hill in San Diego County is a beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. Sometimes crowded. Take care of - Localism - Pollution.

Cherry Hill Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
21.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cherry Hill:

The best conditions reported for surf at Cherry Hill occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Cherry Hill (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Cherry Hill with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 52% of the time in January while 35% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 13% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
52%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
35%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
13%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Cherry Hill Location Map

Interactive Cherry Hill surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Cherry Hill is Miramar Mcas Airport (NKX) in USA, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Cherry Hill is San Diego International Lindbergh Fld Airport (SAN), also in USA, 29 km (18 miles) away.

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Cherry Hill Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 25 September 2022, 21:02 Local Time
SunMon
8PM11PM2AM5AM
Wave (m)
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
Period (s) 17 17 17 17
Wind (km/h)
15
10
10
5
Wind State cross cross-
on
cross-
on
cross

Swell History at Cherry Hill

Surf stats for Cherry Hill, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Cherry Hill

Wind stats for Cherry Hill, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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