Ocean Water Use Warning for Los Angeles County Beaches including Big Rock Beach in Malibu

In Malibu, from Big Rock to Leo Carrillo, empty sand stretches for miles as LA County residents—including Malibu locals—are ordered to stay off the beach and out of the water to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health cautions residents who are planning to visit the below Los Angeles County beaches to avoid swimming, surfing, and playing in ocean waters: 

  • Big Rock Beach in Malibu
  • Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica

Recorded information on beach conditions is available 24- hours a day on the County’s beach closure hotline: 1-800- 525-5662. To view map of impacted locations and for more information please visit: PublicHealth.LACounty.gov/Beach/.