Tourmaline

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  1. My favorite surf spot! Can catch super long fun waves in the late summer/fall/winter time over by PB Point – next best thing to San O State, but can get super crowded. Be patient with the parking lot, you can usually find a spot within 20 minutes even on a busy day!

Continental Area North America
Country Area USA
Country Area Region California - Southern
Country Area Region Zone San Diego County
Surf Spot Tourmaline Surf Spot
Surfing Skill Level All levels
Best Board Type Longboard
Reputation Normal
Paddle Out Conditions TBD
Surf's Up Frequency Pretty reliable (150+ days per year)
Direction Right and Left
Type Reef - Rocky
Bottom Reef (coral,sharp rocks etc..) with sand
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 NorthWest, West, SouthWest
Good Wind Direction SouthEast, East, NorthEast
Best Tide Position Mid Tide
Best Tide Movement Rising Tide
Crowds - Week Crowded
Crowds - Weekends Super Crowded
Water Quality/Cleanliness TBD
Hazards to Avoid Unknown
Best Season January, February, 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/old-mans-tourmaline-southern-california/4804
http://magicseaweed.com/Pacific-Beach-Surf-Report/663/