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Dana Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.4
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.8

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Dana Point Surf Forecast / CAL – Orange County / USA

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Tuesday 20 Apr 2021 PDT
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Dana Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Dana Point sea temperature is 16.2 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 15.3 max: 17.3 min: 14.0 °C)
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Dana Point surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Dana Point sea temperature is 16.2 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 15.3 max: 17.3 min: 14.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Dana Point (calm at Dana Point 3 km from Dana Point).

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1 h 35 min ago

Calm
5 km/h
SSE
Clean
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How big are the waves at Dana Point today?

The current surf forecast for Dana Point at 4AM is: 1.4m 8s primary swell from a West direction and 1.2m 8s secondary swell from a West direction, 0.6m 10s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 10:00pm April 20). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (PDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (21 Apr)4ft (1.2m)8s
Afternoon (21 Apr)2ft (0.6m)20s
Evening (21 Apr)2.5ft (0.7m)19s

Table - waves today at Dana Point. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Tue
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wed
28
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
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T california.htsgw.metric.6.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T california.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
1
W
1
W
1.2
W
1.4
W
1.2
W
0.6
S
0.6
S
1.2
W
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.6
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.3
S
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.5
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
1.3
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.2
S
1.1
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
1.1
W
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.4
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.5
SW
0.7
SSW
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20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
S
20
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
10
SSW
5
SSW
5
S
5
SW
10
SW
15
SW
15
WSW
5
WSW
10
SW
5
S
5
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
10
SW
5
SSW
5
SSE
5
SE
10
SE
10
S
10
SW
10
WSW
10
W
5
SW
5
S
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
SSW
15
WSW
20
W
25
W
20
WNW
15
WNW
20
WNW
20
WNW
15
W
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
W
5
W
0
SSW
5
ESE
5
ESE
10
SW
15
WSW
15
W
10
WNW
5
WNW
0
WNW
5
NW
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
glassglassonononononcross-
on
glasscrosscrosscross-
on
ononcross-
on
glasscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
oncrosscrosscrosscross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononononglasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
ononcross-
on
glassglasscross
7:09PM
1.55
4:43AM
1.74
7:16PM
1.66
5:54AM
1.82
7:33PM
1.80
6:51AM
1.90
7:55PM
1.95
7:44AM
1.96
8:21PM
2.12
8:35AM
1.97
8:52PM
2.27
9:27AM
1.93
9:25PM
2.39
10:20AM
1.85
10:01PM
2.45
11:22PM
1.37
12:14PM
0.48
12:21AM
1.19
12:51PM
0.41
1:07AM
0.97
1:26PM
0.38
1:51AM
0.73
2:00PM
0.40
2:34AM
0.48
2:35PM
0.46
3:20AM
0.27
3:10PM
0.56
4:07AM
0.12
3:46PM
0.70
4:57AM
0.05

Note: the tide data above is for Dana Point which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Dana Point.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Dana Point blow from the ENE

Tue
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wed
28
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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