Staircase Beach in Ventura County in Southern California is a fairly consistent reef that works best on Southwest, South, and Northwest swells. Waves break both left and right here and work best at a high tide. Staircase Beach can produce decent surf within the range of about 1 foot to 6 feet.
Northeasterly winds at Staircase Beach tend to produce the most ideal and offshore surf conditions.
The seabed here is mostly sand. You can find waves here year-round.
Best Surf Conditions for Staircase Beach
|Swell Direction||SW, S, NW|
|Ideal Surf Height||1ft to 6ft|
Surf Reports & Forecasts for Staircase Beach
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Check out these surf reports for Staircase Beach. It’s interesting to note how differences in thing like quality of conditions, surf height, wind, and swell direction vary between the forecasts. Depending on the spot, one report may be more accurate than another.