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Haggerty's ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.7

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Haggerty's Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.9 °C

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Monday, 21 October 2019, 05:55 Local time
Monday 21
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 8 17 17 17
Wind (km/h) 10
NNE 15
NNE 10
NNE 10
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Haggerty's and Malaga Cove in LA County is a quite exposed reef and point break that has very consistent waves. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. There is a left breaking reef and there is a left hand point break too. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded. Beware of urchins, rocks, locals and pollution.

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Palos Verdes Estates, 1 km from Haggerty's.

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Haggerty's Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Redondo Beach, 2 km from Haggerty's.


Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Haggerty's

Buoy Data:

At Santa Monica Bay, CA, 14 miles from Haggerty's.

  12AM 1AM 2AM 3AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.1
Dominant period (s) 18 18 18 18

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Overall Haggerty's Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Haggerty's is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR) in USA, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Haggerty's is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), also in USA, 16 km (10 miles) away.
  • Third is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) in USA is 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Haggerty's and is 51 km (32 miles) away.
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