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Pleasure Point-First Peak ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 3.3

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Pleasure Point-First Peak Surf Guide

Pleasure Point-First Peak in Santa Cruz is a fairly exposed reef break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right hand reef break. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of sharks ,rocks and rips.

Pleasure Point-First Peak Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Pleasure Point-First Peak:

The best conditions reported for surf at Pleasure Point-First Peak occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Pleasure Point-First Peak (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Pleasure Point-First Peak with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 4% of the time in June while 0% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 96% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Pleasure Point-First Peak Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 30 October 2020, 09:49 Local Time
Friday 30
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 18 18 18 17
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 10
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Swell History at Pleasure Point-First Peak

Surf stats for Pleasure Point-First Peak, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Pleasure Point-First Peak

Wind stats for Pleasure Point-First Peak, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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