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Rincon - Rivermouth break guidePhoto by: Dave Greathouse

Rincon - Rivermouth Surf Guide

Rincon - Rivermouth in Ventura County is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the northwest with some shelter here from north winds. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. Best around low tide when the tide is falling. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of rocks, locals, parking lot thieves and sharks.

Rincon - Rivermouth Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Rincon - Rivermouth:

The best conditions reported for surf at Rincon - Rivermouth occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Rincon - Rivermouth (for consistent clean waves)?

februaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Rincon - Rivermouth with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 66% of the time in February while 23% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 11% 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).

Explore Rincon - Rivermouth Location Map

Interactive Rincon - Rivermouth surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Rincon - Rivermouth is Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD) in USA, 43 km (27 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Rincon - Rivermouth is Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR), also in USA, 104 km (65 miles) away.

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Rincon - Rivermouth Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 18 August 2022, 18:44 Local Time
Wave (m)
Period (s) 9 5 5 6
Wind (km/h)
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Swell History at Rincon - Rivermouth

Surf stats for Rincon - Rivermouth, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Rincon - Rivermouth

Wind stats for Rincon - Rivermouth, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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