Whale Watching Sightings Log

How Drones Are Being Used in Whale Research
August 12, 2019
11/4 Gray Whale Season is Upon Us + Recent Sightings
November 4, 2019
whale spotting on Harbor Breeze long beach whale watching Cruise ship off the coast of Newport Beach

We offer daily departures at 12:00pm and 3:00pm. Purchase tickets in advance online and save $$$ off of the walk-up rate! https://2seewhales.rezdy.com/

We also post daily sightings and photos on our Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/harborbreezecorp/

2020 Season Totals

Blue Whale : 0
Gray Whale : 55
Orca (Killer Whale) : 0
Fin Whale : 5
Humpback Whale : 5

2019 Season Totals

Blue Whale : 186
Gray Whale : 401
Orca (Killer Whale) : 16
Fin Whale : 260
Humpback Whale : 350

2018 Season Totals

Blue Whale : 139
Gray Whale : 623
Orca (Killer Whale) : 73
Fin Whale : 371
Humpback Whale : 180

 

 

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  • Fri Jan 24; 3:00pm
  • Fri Jan 24; 12:00pm
  • Thurs Jan 23; 3:00pm
  • Thurs Jan 23; 12:00pm
  • Wed Jan 22; 3:00pm
  • Wed Jan 22; 12:00pm
  • Tues Jan 21; 3:00pm
  • Tues Jan 21; 12:00pm
  • Mon Jan 20; 3:00pm
  • Mon Jan 20; 12:00pm 
  • Sun Jan 19; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 200 Common Dolphins     
  • Sun Jan 19; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 300 Common Dolphins 
  • Sun Jan 19; 9:00am 2 Gray Whales, 50 Common Dolphins     
  • Sat Jan 18; 3:00pm 3 Fin Whales, 100 Common Dolphins     
  • Sat Jan 18; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 2 Fin Whales     
  • Sat Jan 18; 9:00am 1 Gray Whale, 50 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Jan 17; 3:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 2 Fin Whales
  • Fri Jan 17; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 20 Common Dolphins
  • Thurs Jan 16; 3:00pm 1 Fin Whale
  • Thurs Jan 16; 12:00pm 4 Gray Whales, 2 Fin Whales, 600 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Jan 15; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale
  • Wed Jan 15; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Tues Jan 14; 3:00pm 3 Gray Whales. 400 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Jan 14; 12:00pm 3 Gray Whales. 500 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Jan 13; 3:00pm 300 Common Dolphins
  •  Mon Jan 13; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales
  • Sun Jan 12: 3:00pm 2 Gray Whales
  • Sun Jan 12; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales
  • Sat Jan 11; 3:00pm 2,000 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Jan 11; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 300 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Jan 10; 3:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Jan 10; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales
  • Thurs Jan 9; 3:00pm 20 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Wed Jan 8; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale
  • Tues Jan 7; 3:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 3 Humpback Whales, 3000 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Jan 7; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Jan 6; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Jan 6; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Jan 5; 3:00pm 2 Gray Whales, 1 Humpback Whale
  • Sun Jan 5; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 100 Common Dolphins, 20 Bottle Nose Dolphins, 20 Rissos Dolphins
  • Sat Jan 4; 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Sat Jan 4; 12:00pm  1 Gray Whale, 20 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Fri Jan 3; 3:00pm  200 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Jan 3; 12:00pm 3 Gray Whales, 20 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Thurs Jan 2; 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 500 Common Dolphins
  • Thurs Jan 2; 12:00pm 3 Gray Whales, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Jan 1; 3:00pm 50 Common Dolphins, 10 Bottle Nose Dolphins, 12 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Wed Jan 1; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale
  • Tues Dec 31; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 31; 12:00pm 1,200 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 30; 3:00pm 50 Common Dolphins, 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 30; 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 30 Pacific White Sided Dolphins     
  • Sun Dec 29; 3:00pm 300 Common Dolphins, 15 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 29; 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 15 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 28; 3:00pm  1 Humpback Whale, 25 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 28; 12:00pm 2 Gray Whales
  • Fri Dec 27; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 50 Common Dolphins, 15 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 27; 12:00pm 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 26; 3:00 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 26; 12:00 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 24; 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 24; 12:00pm 25 Common Dolphins, 15 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 23; 3:00 1 Humpback Whale
  • Mon Dec 23; 12:00 200 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 22; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 22; 12:00pm 20 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 21; 3:00pm 4 Humpback Whales, 2000 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 21; 12:00pm  1 Humpback Whale, 3000 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 20; 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 1000 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 20; 12:00pm 5 Humpback Whales, 1000 Common Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 19; 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 200 Common Dolphins, 20 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 19; 12:00pm Humpback Whales, 1000 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Dec 18; 3:00pm 10 Humpback Whales, 1 Fin Whale, 3,000 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Dec 18; 12:00pm 25 Pacific Whiesided Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 17; 3:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 2,000 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 17; 12:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 2 Gray Whales
  • Mon Dec 16; 3:00pm 4 Humpback Whales
  • Mon Dec 16; 12:00pm 2 Minke Whales
  • Fri Dec 13; 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 13; 12:00pm 500 Common Dolphins
  • Thur Dec 12; 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 300 Common Dolphins
  • Thur Dec 12; 12:00pm 300 Common Dolphins, 25 Pacific White Sided Dolphins
  • Wed Dec 11; 3:00pm 200 Common Dolphins, 20 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Wed Dec 11; 12:00pm 200 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 10; 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 10; 12:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 700 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 9, 3:00pm 10 Humpback Whales
  • Mon Dec 9, 12:00pm 15 Humpback Whales, 10,000 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 8, 3:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 8, 12:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 2,500 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 7, 3:00pm 4 Humpback Whales, 2,500 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Sat Dec 7, 12:00pm  4 Humpback Whales, 2,500 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 6, 3:00pm 500 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Dec 6, 12:00pm 1 Minke Whale, 10 Common Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 5, 3:00pm 5 Humpback Whales, 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Thurs Dec 5, 12:00pm 3 Humpback Whales, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Dec 3, 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 2, 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Dec 2, 12:00pm 1 Humpback Whale
  • Sun Dec 1, 3:00pm 7 Humpback Whales, 1 Fin Whale, 2000 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Dec 1, 12:00pm 3 Humpback Whales, 1 Fin Whale, 1000 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 30, 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 2,500 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 30, 12:00pm 1 Fin Whale, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Nov 29, 3:00pm 15 Bottlenose Dolphins  
  • Fri Nov 29, 12:00pm 3 Bottlenose Dolphins     
  • Wed Nov 27, 12:00pm 15 Bottlenose Dolphins     
  • Tues Nov 26, 12:30pm; 30 Bottlenose Dolphins     
  • Mon Nov 25, 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov 25, 12:00pm 250 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Nov 24, 3:00pm 200 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Nov 24, 12:00pm 350 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 23, 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 25 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 23, 12:00pm  300 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Nov 22, 3:00pm: 1 Humpback Whale, 300 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Nov 22: 12:00pm 2 Humpback Whales, 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Nov 21: 3:00pm 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Nov 21; 12:00pm 300 Common Dolphins, 15 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Wed Nov 20; 12:00pm 20 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Tues Nov 19, 3:00pm 2,000 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Nov 19, 12:00pm 5 Humpback Whales, 3,000 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov 18, 3:00pm 5 Humpback Whales, 1,500 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov 18, 12:00pm 5 Humpback Whales, 1,500 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Nov 17. 3:00pm 3 Humpback Whales
  • Sun Nov 17, 12:00pm 6 Humpback Whales
  • Sat Nov 16, 3:30pm 3 Humpback Whales
  • Sat Nov 16, 12:00pm 4 Humpback Whales, 50 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Nov 15, 3:00pm 300 Common Dolphins     
  • Fri Nov 15, 12:00pm 500 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Nov 14, 3:00pm 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Nov 14, 12:00pm 1,000 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Nov 13, 3:00pm 50 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Nov 13, 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Tues Nov 12; 3:00pm 10 Risso’s Dolphins
  • Tues Nov 12, 12:00pm 25 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov 11, 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 400 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov 11, 12:00pm 500 Common Dolphins 
  • Sun Nov 10, 3:00pm 2,000 Common Dolphins, 20 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Sun Nov 10, 12:00pm 250 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 9, 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov 9, 12:00pm 15 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Fri Nov, 8 3:00pm  25 Pacific Whitesided Dolphins
  • Fri Nov, 8 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Nov 7, 3:00pm  15 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Thu Nov, 7 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Wed Nov, 6 3:00pm 1 Minke Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Nov, 6 12:00pm 500 Common Dolphins, 100 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Tue Nov, 5 3:00pm 6 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Tue Nov, 5 12:00pm 200 Common Dolphins, 15 Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Mon Nov, 4 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Nov, 4 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Nov, 3 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Nov, 3 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov, 2 3:00pm 300 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Nov, 2 12:00pm 20 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Nov, 1 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale
  • Fri Nov, 1 12:00pm 300 Common Dolphins
  • Thu Oct, 31 3:00pm 2,000 Common Dolphins, 15 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Thu Oct, 31 12:00pm 2,000 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Oct, 30 12:00pm 500 Common Dolphins
  • Tue Oct, 29 3:00pm 100 Common Dolphins
  • Tue Oct, 29 12:00pm 50 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Oct, 28 12:00pm 250 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Oct, 27 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale
  • Sun Oct, 27 12:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Oct, 26 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale
  • Sat Oct, 26 12:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 1000 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Oct, 25 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale
  • Fri Oct, 25 12:00pm 20 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Thu Oct, 24 3:00pm 4 Humpback Whales, 10 Rissos Dolphins
  • Thu Oct, 24 12:00pm 150 Common Dolphins, 50 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Wed Oct, 23 3:00pm 1 Minke Whale
  • Wed Oct, 23 12:00pm 600 Common Dolphins
  • Tue Oct, 22 3:00pm 1 Minke Whale
  • Tue Oct, 22 12:00pm 55 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Mon Oct, 21 3:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 100 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Oct, 21 12:00pm 200 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Oct, 20 12:00pm 1 Fin Whale, 300 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Oct, 19 3:00pm 300 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Oct, 19 12:00pm 35 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Oct, 18 12:00pm 1 Humpback Whale, 100 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Thu Oct, 17 12:00pm 25 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Wed Oct, 16 3:00pm 200 Common Dolphins
  • Wed Oct, 16 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 20 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Mon Oct, 14 3:00pm 1 Fin Whale, 250 Common Dolphins
  • Mon Oct, 14 12:00pm 1 Fin Whale, 2600 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Oct, 13 3:00pm 250 Common Dolphins
  • Sun Oct, 13 12:00pm 100 Common Dolphins, 25 Bottle Nose Dolphins
  • Sat Oct, 12 3:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 200 Common Dolphins
  • Sat Oct, 12 12:00pm 1 Gray Whale, 250 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Oct, 11 3:00pm 200 Common Dolphins
  • Fri Oct, 11 12:00pm 250 Common Dolphins, 30 Bottle Nose Dolphins

 

 

 

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