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Saint Annes ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.9

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Saint Annes Surf Guide

Saint Annes in San Luis Obispo is a sheltered reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast with some shelter here from northwest winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west northwest. A choice of left and right reefs. Best around mid tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of rips, rocks, locals and sharks.

Saint Annes Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent13.3°C

Surfing Saint Annes:

The best conditions reported for surf at Saint Annes occur when a West-northwest 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 Saint Annes sea temperature, Saint Annes photographs, Saint Annes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Saint Annes webcams, current wind from CAL - San Luis Obispo live weather stations and Saint Annes 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 Saint Annes

Saint Annes Surf:

Friday, 10 July 2020, 12:05 Local time
Friday 10
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 8 8 8 7
Wind (km/h) 0
NNW 10
W 10
WSW 10
Wind State glass cross-

Tide Times:

For Avila, California, 2 km from Saint Annes.

IS AT (local time)

Saint Annes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-CPXC1, 2 km from Saint Annes.

light winds from the SSW

Air temperature
12.5 °C

Current weather near Saint Annes

Buoy Data:

At Diablo Canyon, CA, 8 miles from Saint Annes.

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.2
Dominant period (s) 8 8 8 8

All wavebuoys around Saint Annes

Overall Saint Annes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Saint Annes: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Saint Annes: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Glaasy Saint Annes photo

Saint Annes

Photo credit: Larry Lessing

Saint Annes Location Maps

Saint Annes Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Saint Annes:

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Wave buoys nearest to Saint Annes:

Tide stations nearest to Saint Annes:

  • Closest tide station
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Port San Luis
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Grover Beach
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Morro Bay
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Morro Beach, Estero Bay
    18 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Saint Annes is Vandenberg Afb (Lompoc) Airport (VBG) in USA, 51 km (32 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Saint Annes is Lemoore Nas Airport (NLC), also in USA, 146 km (91 miles) away.
  • Third is Meadows Fld (Bakersfield) Airport (BFL) in USA, 153 km (95 miles) away.
  • Point Mugu Nas Airport (NTD) in USA is 187 km (116 miles) away.
  • Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Saint Annes and is 199 km (124 miles) away.
Saint Annes break location map and break info