Puerto Rico is situated in the northeastern Caribbean and consists of an archipelago that includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands. The climate here is classified as tropical marine climate, with an average temperature of 82.4°F/ 28°C, throughout the year. Although it is a small island, the smallest island of the Greater Antilles, Puerto Rico provides superb natural surroundings, countless adventure experiences and many places of historical interest.
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Surfing in Crescent South Beach, Crescent City, California USA
The beach is on the Pacific Coast in the upper northwestern part of California, about 20 mi/32 km from the Oregon border and south of Anchor Way of Highway 101, at Crescent City Harbor. It is a sandy and popular beach, protected from the full force of the sea.
The beach lies within the fringes of the Redwood National Park, so a spectacular natural setting is expected. It is mostly undeveloped and the facility owns just a few restrooms and picnic tables. Although it is a non crowded beach, surfers find it ideal.
The wave quality is normal and it is good for all kind of surfers, experienced or not. The type of the wave is beach–break and the direction of the wave is both left and right. The bottom of the sea is sandy. The normal length of the waves is short, 164 ft/50 m and on good days it goes up to 164 ft/150 m.
Swell size starts at less than 1 m/3 ft and holds up to 2 m+/6 ft+. Best tide position is mid and high and the best tide movement is rising tide.