Ponto

Responses

Continental Area North America
Country Area USA
Country Area Region California - Southern
Country Area Region Zone San Diego County
Surf Spot Ponto Surf Spot
Surfing Skill Level All levels
Best Board Type Shortboard
Reputation Regional Classic
Paddle Out Conditions Moderate
Surf's Up Frequency Regular & dependable
Direction Right and Left
Type Breakwater/Jetty
Bottom Sandy
Power Fast, Hollow, Powerful
Average Length Quickies, < 50 meters
Best Length Average, 50 to 150 meters
Minimum Workable Height 3-5 ft/1-1.5 m
Maxes Out at this Height 10 ft+/3 m+
Good Swell Direction West, NorthWest, SouthWest
Good Wind Direction East, NorthEast
Best Tide Position Low and Mid Tide
Best Tide Movement Rising and Falling Tides
Crowds - Week Crowded
Crowds - Weekends Crowded
Water Quality/Cleanliness Moderately Clean
Hazards to Avoid Rips/Undertow
Best Season January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Surf Suit Type

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

Water Temp

January/February 15°C | 59°F
March/April 15°C | 59°F
May/June 18°C | 64°F
July/August 21°C | 70°F
September/October 19°C | 66°F
November/December 17°C | 63°F

Air Temp

January/February 16°C | 61°F
March/April 19°C | 66°F
May/June 21°C | 70°F
July/August 23°C | 74°F
September/October 24°C | 76°F
November/December 19°C | 66°F

Climate

January/February Sunny
March/April Sunny
May/June Partly Cloudy/Sunny
July/August Sunny
September/October Sunny
November/December Sunny
http://mobile.surfline.com/#!/surf-report/ponto-southern-california/4773
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