Doheny State Beach


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Continental Area North America
Country Area USA
Country Area Region California - Southern
Country Area Region Zone Orange County
Surf Spot Doheney State Beach Surf Spot
Surfing Skill Level Beginner
Best Board Type Longboard
Reputation Normal
Paddle Out Conditions Easy
Surf's Up Frequency Regular & dependable
Direction Right
Type Reef - Rocky
Bottom Sandy with Rocks
Power Fun, Powerless
Average Length Average, 50 to 150 meters
Best Length Long, 150 to 300 meters
Minimum Workable Height Less than 3 ft/1 m
Maxes Out at this Height 8 ft+/2.5 m+
Good Swell Direction South, SouthWest
Good Wind Direction NorthEast
Best Tide Position Low and Mid Tide
Best Tide Movement Falling Tide
Crowds - Week Few Surfers
Crowds - Weekends Super Crowded
Water Quality/Cleanliness Dirty/Murky
Hazards to Avoid Polllution, Rocks
Best Season June, July, August

Surf Suit Type

January/February Full Suit 4/3
March/April Full Suit 3/2
May/June Full Suit 3/2
July/August Full Suit 2/Spring Suit
September/October Full Suit 2/Spring Suit
November/December Full Suit 3/2

Water Temp

January/February 14°C | 57°F
March/April 15°C | 59°F
May/June 16°C | 61°F
July/August 18°C | 64°F
September/October 18°C | 64°F
November/December 16°C | 61°F

Air Temp

January/February 15°C | 59°F
March/April 18°C | 65°F
May/June 20°C | 68°F
July/August 23°C | 73°F
September/October 24°C | 75°F
November/December 17°C | 63°F


January/February Sunny
March/April Sunny
May/June Partly Cloudy/Sunny
July/August Sunny
September/October Sunny
November/December Sunny!/surf-report/doheny-state-beach-southern-california/4848