Nicholas Canyon Surf Report

Nicholas Canyon Surf Reports

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Surf Zone Forecast
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard
120 AM PST Tue Feb 7 2023

CAZ362-364-072315-
Malibu Coast-
Los Angeles County Beaches-
120 AM PST Tue Feb 7 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Water Temperature.............55 to 57 degrees.
Tides.........................Low 1.7 feet (MLLW) 03:33 AM PST.
                              High 5.4 feet (MLLW) 09:35 AM PST.
                              Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 04:28 PM PST.
                              High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 10:53 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Tides.........................Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 04:09 AM PST.
                              High 5.1 feet (MLLW) 10:06 AM PST.
                              Low -0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:51 PM PST.
                              High 4.1 feet (MLLW) 11:18 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.


&&

Rip Current Risks:
* Low Risk - Life threatening rip currents are unlikely but still could occur.
* Moderate Risk - Life threatening rip currents are possible.
* High Risk - Life threatening rip currents are likely.

$$


CAZ354-072315-
Ventura County Beaches-
120 AM PST Tue Feb 7 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Water Temperature.............55 to 57 degrees.
Tides.........................Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 03:34 AM PST.
                              High 5.4 feet (MLLW) 09:36 AM PST.
                              Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 04:32 PM PST.
                              High 4.0 feet (MLLW) 10:55 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Tides.........................Low 1.6 feet (MLLW) 04:11 AM PST.
                              High 5.0 feet (MLLW) 10:07 AM PST.
                              Low -0.0 feet (MLLW) 04:55 PM PST.
                              High 4.1 feet (MLLW) 11:20 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.


&&

Rip Current Risks:
* Low Risk - Life threatening rip currents are unlikely but still could occur.
* Moderate Risk - Life threatening rip currents are possible.
* High Risk - Life threatening rip currents are likely.

$$


CAZ349-350-072315-
Santa Barbara County Southwestern Coast-
Santa Barbara County Southeastern Coast-
120 AM PST Tue Feb 7 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...

.TODAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Water Temperature.............55 to 62 degrees.
Tides.........................Low 1.8 feet (MLLW) 03:52 AM PST.
                              High 5.2 feet (MLLW) 09:54 AM PST.
                              Low -0.3 feet (MLLW) 04:53 PM PST.
                              High 3.8 feet (MLLW) 11:22 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.

.WEDNESDAY...
Rip Current Risk*.............High.
Surf Height...................3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Tides.........................Low 1.7 feet (MLLW) 04:31 AM PST.
                              High 4.8 feet (MLLW) 10:26 AM PST.
                              Low -0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:17 PM PST.
                              High 3.9 feet (MLLW) 11:48 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.


&&

Rip Current Risks:
* Low Risk - Life threatening rip currents are unlikely but still could occur.
* Moderate Risk - Life threatening rip currents are possible.
* High Risk - Life threatening rip currents are likely.

$$


CAZ340-346-072315-
Santa Luis Obispo County Beaches-
Santa Barbara Central Coast Beaches-
120 AM PST Tue Feb 7 2023

.TODAY...
Surf Height...................Northwest Facing Beaches - 4 to 7 feet.
                              Southwest Facing Beaches - 2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Water Temperature.............55 to 57 degrees.
Tides.........................Low 2.0 feet (MLLW) 04:22 AM PST.
                              High 5.1 feet (MLLW) 10:17 AM PST.
                              Low -0.2 feet (MLLW) 05:20 PM PST.
                              High 3.9 feet (MLLW) 11:54 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.

.WEDNESDAY...
Surf Height...................Northwest Facing Beaches - 5 to 8 feet.
                              Southwest Facing Beaches - 3 to 5 feet.
Thunderstorm Potential........None expected.
Tides.........................Low 1.9 feet (MLLW) 05:04 AM PST.
                              High 4.7 feet (MLLW) 10:52 AM PST.
                              Low 0.0 feet (MLLW) 05:45 PM PST.
Remarks.......................West swell.


&&

Rip Current Risks:
* Low Risk - Life threatening rip currents are unlikely but still could occur.
* Moderate Risk - Life threatening rip currents are possible.
* High Risk - Life threatening rip currents are likely.

$$

Munroe

Nicholas Canyon Surf Reports

If you are going to surf Nicholas Canyon (Malibu), you need a good reliable Nicholas Canyon surf report.  There are a number of California surf reports, both free and paid. Ironically, the best Nicholas Canyon surf reports are FREE. Windy.com publishes the newest and most easily understood graphics. Click on the text link under the embed map. If you are just beginning, scroll to the bottom of the page for a link that will take you to our understanding surfing reports page.

Having advanced information at your fingertips can play a big role in the planning of surf opportunities and allows the modern surfer to manage their time efficiently. With surfing conditions in constant change from one day to the next, the insights provided through surf forecasting proves invaluable to the surfer whose days in the water are limited. Time is money… and time is perhaps what you need to have a positive surfing experience. Study so you don’t waste your time. As any surfer will tell you…

New surfers should only concentrate on the three main areas which will provide you with the most valuable and important snippets of information. These bits of information only become valuable to you when you can relate what you see on the screen to what you see on the beach.  Later you can get the more detailed surf reports. Nicholas Canyon Surf Report from Windy.com


Known to the local surfing community as Zeros the Nicholas Canyon beach is comparatively less crowded than other Malibu beaches.  It is located below a bluff where you will find parking, restrooms and picnic tables.  many people just stop to enjoy the view, but if you hike down to the beach as well you can enjoy the sands and watching the local surfing community.

Easily accessible by bus the beach also has restrooms and disabled facilities.  It is well loved by surfers, divers, and those who want to beach fish.

Parking fees vary according to season but are no more than $10 per day during the peak season.

Parking lot map: here

Parking fees: Winter $3.00 to $8.00; Summer $3.00 to $10.00

Food: Food truck during summer months parked in the lot at the top of the bluff

Lifeguards are on duty during daylight hours.

Here is Nicholas Canyon Beach on the map.


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