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Royal Palms State Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.2

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Royal Palms State Beach break guidePhoto by: Vladimir

Royal Palms State Beach Surf Guide

Royal Palms State Beach in LA County is a sheltered reef and point break that has inconsistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. There are left and right breaking reefs Best around low tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Take care of rocks and locals.

Royal Palms State Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
inconsistent17.3°C

Surfing Royal Palms State Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Royal Palms State Beach occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

California wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Royal Palms State Beach sea temperature, Royal Palms State Beach photographs, Royal Palms State Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Royal Palms State Beach webcams, current wind from CAL - LA County live weather stations and Royal Palms State Beach 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 Royal Palms State Beach


Royal Palms State Beach Surf:

Sunday, 31 May 2020, 16:46 Local time
Sunday 31
2PM5PM8PM11PM
Wave (m) 0.5
S
0.4
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
Period (s) 14 14 18 18
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 20
W 20
W 5
SW
Wind State on cross-
on
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Tide Times:

For Rancho Palos Verdes, 5 km from Royal Palms State Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Royal Palms State Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At San Pedro, 3 km from Royal Palms State Beach.

calm

km/h
Air temperature
22 °C

Current weather near Royal Palms State Beach

Buoy Data:

At San Pedro, CA, 7 miles from Royal Palms State Beach.

  11AM 12PM 1PM 2PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
Dominant period (s) 15 13 15 13

All wavebuoys around Royal Palms State Beach

Overall Royal Palms State Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Surf stats for Royal Palms State Beach: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Royal Palms State Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


Nice tube ride, Royal Palms State Beach photo

Royal Palms State Beach

Photo credit: Vladimir

Another tube ride, Royal Palms State Beach photo

Royal Palms State Beach

Photo credit: Vladimir

Morning Surfing, Royal Palms State Beach photo

Royal Palms State Beach

Photo credit: David Morales

Back in the Day, Royal Palms State Beach photo

Royal Palms State Beach

Photo credit: pV


Royal Palms State Beach Location Maps

Royal Palms State Beach Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to CAL - LA County surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Royal Palms State Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Royal Palms State Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Royal Palms State Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Royal Palms State Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Rancho Palos Verdes
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Cabrillo Beach
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Los Angeles
    4 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Los Angeles (outer harbor)
    4 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Los Angeles Harbor, Mormon Island
    4 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Royal Palms State Beach is Long Beach Airport (LGB) in USA, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Royal Palms State Beach is Jack Northrop Fld Hawthorne Muni Airport (HHR), also in USA, 22 km (14 miles) away.
  • Third is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in USA, 25 km (16 miles) away.
  • John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (Santa Ana) Airport (SNA) in USA is 44 km (27 miles) away.
  • Tustin Mcaf Airport (NTK), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Royal Palms State Beach and is 47 km (29 miles) away.
Royal Palms State Beach break location map and break info