Avila Beach Spot Guide



North of Pismo is Avila Beach. There's a surf spot at Avila Beach with a left breaking wave off the reef that peels down the beach. Surf is best at a low or medium tide because high tide you have to paddle around the cliff. Works best in the summer or on a big south or southwest swells. Avila Beach is a touristy area and the surf spots don’t draw huge crowds in the lineup.


Best Swell Direction SW
Best Wind Direction N, NE, E
Best Tides Low -> Mid

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