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South Jetty Table Bluff Surf Guide

South Jetty Table Bluff in Humboldt County is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right.

South Jetty Table Bluff Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
9.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing South Jetty Table Bluff:

The best conditions reported for surf at South Jetty Table Bluff occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf South Jetty Table Bluff (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing South Jetty Table Bluff 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 53% of the time in January while 45% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% 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 South Jetty Table Bluff Location Map

Interactive South Jetty Table Bluff 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 South Jetty Table Bluff is Chico Muni Airport (CIC) in USA, which is 228 km (142 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to South Jetty Table Bluff is Beale Afb (Marysville) Airport (BAB), also in USA, 299 km (186 miles) away.

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South Jetty Table Bluff Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 27 March 2023, 07:57 Local Time
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Wave (m)
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h)
Wind State off cross-

Swell History at South Jetty Table Bluff

Surf stats for South Jetty Table Bluff, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at South Jetty Table Bluff

Wind stats for South Jetty Table Bluff, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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