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Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay Surf Forecast / CAL – Orange County / USA

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Sunday 03 Jul 2022 PDT
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Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay sea temperature is 19.7 °C (Statistics for 03 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 18.2 max: 19.8 min: 16.9 °C)
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Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay sea temperature is 19.7 °C (Statistics for 03 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 18.2 max: 19.8 min: 16.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for CAL - Orange County

  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind reported 17 km from Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay (light winds from the SE at Costa Mesa Airport 17 km from Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay).

    Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay
  2. weather stationWind Update Cross-shore wind at San Onofre have swung cross-off (light winds from the SE at Oceanside/red-b 14 km from San Onofre).

    San Onofre
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17 km away, 1 h 10 min ago

Light
11 km/h
SE
20.0
19.7
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay this week:

The surf forecast for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Sunday (Jul 03) at 8PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.1m and 7s period with a secondary swell of 0.7m and 7s. Another secondary swell of 0.4m and 13s is also forecast. The wind is predicted to be cross-onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay in the next 12 days are 0.6m 16s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Jul 09) at 11AM. Winds are predicted to be onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.2m 2s period and expected on Monday (Jul 04) at 11AM.

Wave TypeTime (PDT) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 8PM (Sun 3rd Jul)3.5ft (1.1m) 7s
Best Surf 8PM (Fri 8th Jul)1.5ft (0.5m) 16s
Most Powerful11AM (Sat 9th Jul)2ft (0.6m) 16s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay over the next 12 days.

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Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
Tuesday
12
Wednesday
13
Thursday
14
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
Rating
(10 max)
001001001000000111221111101121222233
Swell
Height Map
T california.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.186.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.210.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.234.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.258.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.282.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.9
W
0.4
SSW
1.1
W
0.8
W
0.3
SSW
1
W
0.7
W
0.3
SSW
1.2
WNW
0.9
WNW
0.3
SW
0.8
W
0.3
SSW
0.3
S
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
Period(s) (?)7137713761266166181816171616161513131616161616152019181817161718
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)786812667328636301156240476257899690811811678579132132104125119112186251209319295264487534
Wind
(km/h)
20
S
10
SW
20
SE
15
S
10
SW
10
SE
10
S
20
W
5
SW
10
SW
15
W
5
S
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSW
10
WSW
5
SSE
10
WSW
10
WSW
5
SSW
10
SW
15
W
5
SW
10
WSW
15
W
5
NW
10
W
10
WSW
10
SSE
10
SW
10
SSW
10
S
10
WSW
10
SW
10
S
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
crossoncross-
off
crossoncross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglasscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
onglassononglasscross-
on
onglassononglassononcrossoncross-
on
crossoncross-
on
cross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)
2:00PM
1.51
12:09AM
1.86
2:40PM
1.56
12:54AM
1.70
3:19PM
1.64
1:57AM
1.54
3:57PM
1.75
3:27AM
1.39
4:37PM
1.88
5:14AM
1.33
5:20PM
2.03
6:46AM
1.35
6:07PM
2.19
7:58AM
1.42
6:55PM
2.35
8:55AM
1.50
7:44PM
2.48
9:46AM
1.56
8:34PM
2.57
10:34AM
1.61
9:24PM
2.59
11:20AM
1.65
10:14PM
2.54
Low Tide
/ height (m)
6:17PM
1.26
7:36AM
0.50
7:25PM
1.26
8:10AM
0.60
8:52PM
1.21
8:47AM
0.71
10:24PM
1.06
9:31AM
0.82
11:40PM
0.85
10:22AM
0.92
12:41AM
0.59
11:20AM
1.00
1:34AM
0.34
12:19PM
1.05
2:23AM
0.11
1:16PM
1.06
3:11AM
-0.05
2:11PM
1.05
3:59AM
-0.15
3:05PM
1.02
4:45AM
-0.16
3:59PM
1.00

Note: the tide data above is for Laguna Beach which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay blow from the ENE

Sunday
03
Monday
04
Tuesday
05
Wednesday
06
Thursday
07
Friday
08
Saturday
09
Sunday
10
Monday
11
Tuesday
12
Wednesday
13
Thursday
14
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C191918192019202120192019212120212221232321212119202018202120212121222221
Low °C181917181918192118192018192119202221222220202118182018182019202120212221
Chill °C (?)191918192019202120192019212120212221232321212119202018202120212121222221
Sunrise5:45--5:46--5:46--5:47--5:47--5:48--5:48--5:48--5:48--5:50--5:50--5:50--
Sunset-8:04--8:04--8:04--8:04--8:04--8:04--8:02--8:02--8:02--8:02--8:01--8:01-

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm (max 21°C on Tue afternoon, min 17°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 22°C on Fri afternoon, min 18°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 23°C on Sat morning, min 18°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm (max 22°C on Thu morning, min 18°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Laguna Beach - South Crescent Bay is 1 km (1 miles) from Laguna Beach. If you plan a vacation in Orange County, look for hotels and other accommodation in Laguna Beach. Laguna Beach has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.