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Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Rancho San Carlos Surf Forecast / Baja Sur / Mexico

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Sunday 28 Feb 2021 MST
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Rancho San Carlos surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rancho San Carlos sea temperature is 20.5 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 21.8 max: 23.1 min: 20.3 °C)
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Rancho San Carlos surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rancho San Carlos sea temperature is 20.5 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 21.8 max: 23.1 min: 20.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Baja Sur

  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 12 km away suggest it is still onshore at Rancho San Carlos (light winds from the ESE at Cabo San Lucas). 0.7m 16 s period swell from SSW with an additional 0.5m 11 s period swell from S , plus 0.8m 13 s period wind swell from WNW

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1 h 23 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
ESE
Onshore
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How big are the waves at Rancho San Carlos today?

The current surf forecast for Rancho San Carlos at 4PM is: 0.7m 16s primary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 10:00am February 28). An open ocean swell of 0.6m 13s is not directed at the surf break, a second open ocean swell of 0.8m 4s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (MST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (28 Feb)2.5ft (0.7m)16s
Afternoon (28 Feb)2.5ft (0.7m)16s
Evening (28 Feb)2.5ft (0.7m)15s

Table - waves today at Rancho San Carlos. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wed
03
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
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T mexico.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T mexico.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SSW
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2322172122092092072041991911861401381381361341331291077373797571
5
NW
5
SSW
5
S
10
ENE
10
N
10
N
10
NNW
10
N
10
NNW
0
SW
15
SW
15
SW
0
E
10
NE
5
NNE
0
NNW
0
NE
10
SSE
15
S
10
SSW
5
WSW
5
E
5
E
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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off
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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9:07AM
1.77
9:50PM
1.58
9:46AM
1.66
10:17PM
1.60
10:27AM
1.49
10:46PM
1.59
3:36PM
0.14
3:43AM
0.40
4:03PM
0.27
4:25AM
0.40
4:28PM
0.43

Note: the tide data above is for Acapulquito-Costa Azul which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Rancho San Carlos.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Rancho San Carlos blow from the NW

Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wed
03
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
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