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Exiles ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Exiles Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.7 °C

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Sunday, 23 February 2020, 17:15 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 8 7 7 8
Wind (km/h) 10
WSW 15
SW 5
Wind State cross cross-
cross cross-

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Exiles in Los Angeles County is a point break that does not work very often. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. Sometimes crowded. Beware of rips, rocks, locals, pollution, mines,.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Palos Verdes Estates, 1 km from Exiles.

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Exiles Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Redondo Beach, 3 km from Exiles.


Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Exiles

Buoy Data:

At Santa Monica Bay, CA, 14 miles from Exiles.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 7 11 8 7

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Overall Exiles Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

Surf stats for Exiles: see the swell variation by month.


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

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Tide stations nearest to Exiles:

  • Closest tide station
    Palos Verdes Estates
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    King Harbor, Santa Monica Bay
    3 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Rancho Palos Verdes
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    5 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Manhattan Beach
    6 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Exiles is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Exiles is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 16 km (10 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 24 km (15 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 45 km (28 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Exiles and is 52 km (32 miles) away.
Exiles break location map and break info

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