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Ghost Tree ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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Ghost Tree Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.9 °C

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Thursday, 2 April 2020, 03:07 Local time
Thursday 02
Wave (m) 3.5
Period (s) 9 9 9 10
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
NNE 10
NE 15
Wind State cross-

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Ghost Tree in Monterey is a reef break Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west. The location means that it never gets crowded. Take care of - Rocks - Sharks.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Carmel Cove, Carmel Bay, California, 5 km from Ghost Tree.

IS AT (local time)

Ghost Tree Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Pebble Beach, 2 km from Ghost Tree.


Air temperature
- °C

Current weather near Ghost Tree

Buoy Data:

At Cabrillo Point, Monterey Bay, CA, 5 miles from Ghost Tree.

  10PM 11PM 12AM 1AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.7
Dominant period (s) 10 11 10 11

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Overall Ghost Tree Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April


Surf stats for Ghost Tree: see the swell variation by month.

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

Ghost Tree Location Maps

Ghost Tree Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - Monterey surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Ghost Tree

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ghost Tree:

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Wave buoys nearest to Ghost Tree:

Tide stations nearest to Ghost Tree:

  • Closest tide station
    Carmel Cove, Carmel Bay
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Monterey, Monterey Harbor
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    General Fish Company Pier
    19 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    General Fish Company Pier, Moss Landing (sub)
    19 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ghost Tree is Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in USA, 89 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ghost Tree is Moffett Federal Afld (Mountain View) Airport (NUQ), also in USA, 95 km (59 miles) away.
  • Third is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in USA, 123 km (76 miles) away.
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in USA is 131 km (81 miles) away.
  • Modesto City Co Harry Sham Airport (MOD), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Ghost Tree and is 148 km (92 miles) away.
Ghost Tree break location map and break info

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