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Davenport Landing ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 2.2

Overall: 2.2

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Davenport Landing Surf Guide

Davenport Landing in Santa Cruz is an exposed reef and point break that has pretty consitent surf Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef break Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. A popular wave that can get growded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

Davenport Landing Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent14.0°C

Surfing Davenport Landing:

The best conditions reported for surf at Davenport Landing occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:
California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Davenport Landing sea temperature, Davenport Landing photographs, Davenport Landing detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Davenport Landing webcams, current wind from CAL - Santa Cruz live weather stations and Davenport Landing 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 Davenport Landing

Davenport Landing Surf:

Monday, 3 August 2020, 05:26 Local time
Monday 03
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 15
NNW 15
NNW 10
NW 25
Wind State cross-
cross cross

Tide Times:

For Ano Nuevo Island, California, 7 km from Davenport Landing.

IS AT (local time)

Davenport Landing Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Boulder Creek, 14 km from Davenport Landing.


Air temperature
13 °C

Current weather near Davenport Landing

Overall Davenport Landing Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August


Surf stats for Davenport Landing: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Davenport Landing: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Davenport Landing Location Maps

Davenport Landing Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Davenport Landing:

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Wave buoys nearest to Davenport Landing:

Tide stations nearest to Davenport Landing:

  • Closest tide station
    Ano Nuevo Island
    4 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Santa Cruz
    16 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Live Oak
    17 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Rio Del Mar
    21 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Davenport Landing is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ) in USA, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Davenport Landing is Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), also in USA, 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 62 km (39 miles) away.
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in USA is 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Stockton Metropolitan Airport (SCK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Davenport Landing and is 129 km (80 miles) away.
Davenport Landing break location map and break info