Beach Information

The Huntington Beach City Beach is a 3.5-mile stretch of pristine shoreline. Popularly known as "Surf City," Huntington Beach is home to the world famous municipal pier, and is a west coast surf mecca for more than 8-million annual visitors.

Beach Condition

June 28 at 4:18 PM
Beach Information Hazardous rip currents, strong shore break, use caution, swim near an open lifeguard tower and check with lifeguards for conditions. Water from the pier south to Tower 3 closed for NSSA Surf contest.
Current Weather Partly Cloudy
Surf Height 2'-3'
Surf Period 12 seconds
Surf Direction Southwest
Surf Quality Fair
Water Temperature 69 degrees
Water Surface Choppy
Wind Direction Southwest
Wind Speed 11 MPH
Air Temperature 73
Air Visibility 6 miles
Barometric Pressure 1010 mb
Sun Rise 5:44 AM
Sun Set 8:08 PM
High Tide 4:17 AM 3.6' / 5:13 PM 5.3'
Low Tide 10:20 AM 1.0'
Surf Report recording at (714) 536-9303 updated three times a day.

 

Park/Beach Bench Donation Info

Directions: From the 405 FWY, take Beach Boulevard south to Pacific Coast Highway. Huntington City Beach is directly across Pacific Coast Highway and extends north from Beach Boulevard to Seapoint Street. Beach parking is available in designated locations.

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Special Events

With warm weather, good surf, and crowded beaches, Huntington Beach is a magnet for corporate-sponsored events year-round.

For an up-to-date calendar of events, visit www.surfcityusa.com.


Beach and Pier Rules

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Contact Us:
EMERGENCY - 911
Beach Headquarters
103 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5183

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday - 9am - 3pm
Closed Sundays
Phone: (714) 536-5281

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