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Samoa Peninsula ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Samoa Peninsula Surf Guide

Samoa Peninsula in Humboldt is a reasonably exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of sharks,urchins, rips and rocks.

Samoa Peninsula Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
11.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Samoa Peninsula:

The best conditions reported for surf at Samoa Peninsula occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Samoa Peninsula (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Samoa Peninsula with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 51% of the time in January while 44% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 5% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
51%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
44%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
5%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Samoa Peninsula Location Map

Interactive Samoa Peninsula 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 nearest passenger airport to Samoa Peninsula is Chico Muni Airport (CIC) in USA, which is 229 km (142 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Samoa Peninsula is Beale Afb (Marysville) Airport (BAB), also in USA, 300 km (186 miles) away.

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Samoa Peninsula Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 26 November 2020, 15:34 Local Time
Thursday 26
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 3.5
NW
3.0
NW
3.0
NW
2.5
NW
Period (s) 14 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 15
N 20
NNE 10
NE 10
ESE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross cross-
off

Swell History at Samoa Peninsula

Surf stats for Samoa Peninsula, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Samoa Peninsula

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

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