Puerto Escondido

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Wave height* 6ft
Wave period 19secs
Swell direction 32 °
Wind direction 140.8 °
Wind speed 4mph
Sea temp 31.6°

*all wave heights are peak to trough

Today, July 23, 2018
09:00-12:00

Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy
19 °C

Tomorrow, July 24, 2018
12:00-18:00

Fair

Fair
27 °C

Mon 23/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 6ft 20s  °  ° 8mph
13:00 6ft 19s  °  ° 5mph
19:00 6ft 19s  °  ° 7mph
Tide times
High 02:50am (4.58m)
Low 09:07am (1.93m)
High 03:28pm (4.63m)
Low 09:44pm (1.94m)
Daylight
First light06:44
Sunrise07:07
Sunset20:01
Dark20:25
swell chart

Tue 24/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
7:00 6ft 18s  °  ° 4mph
13:00 5ft 17s  °  ° 2mph
19:00 5ft 17s  °  ° 4mph
Tide times
High 03:55am (4.66m)
Low 10:15am (1.80m)
High 04:25pm (4.80m)
Low 10:46pm (1.74m)
Daylight
First light06:44
Sunrise07:07
Sunset20:01
Dark20:24
swell chart

Wed 25/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
10:00 5ft 16s  °  ° 11mph
Tide times
High 04:49am (4.77m)
Low 11:09am (1.62m)
High 05:13pm (4.97m)
Low 11:37pm (1.54m)
Daylight
First light06:45
Sunrise07:08
Sunset20:01
Dark20:24
swell chart

Thu 26/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
16:00 4ft 14s  °  ° 14mph
Tide times
High 05:34am (4.88m)
Low 11:54am (1.47m)
High 05:54pm (5.11m)
Daylight
First light06:45
Sunrise07:08
Sunset20:01
Dark20:24
swell chart

Fri 27/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
13:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 9mph
Tide times
Low 12:19am (1.39m)
High 06:13am (4.97m)
Low 12:35pm (1.36m)
High 06:31pm (5.23m)
Daylight
First light06:45
Sunrise07:08
Sunset20:00
Dark20:23
swell chart

Sat 28/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
10:00 3ft 13s  °  ° 3mph
Tide times
Low 12:58am (1.28m)
High 06:50am (5.05m)
Low 01:11pm (1.28m)
High 07:07pm (5.32m)
Daylight
First light06:46
Sunrise07:08
Sunset20:00
Dark20:23
swell chart

Sun 29/07 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
10:00 2ft 19s  °  ° 3mph
Tide times
Low 01:33am (1.20m)
High 07:26am (5.12m)
Low 01:45pm (1.23m)
High 07:44pm (5.38m)
Daylight
First light06:46
Sunrise07:09
Sunset20:00
Dark20:22
swell chart

About Puerto Escondido

Average: 5 (1 vote)

Possibly the World's best beach-break and quite likely the heaviest! Tropical storms send swell via a deep water trench straight onto the beach with practically no loss of power. The result is a board-breakingly heavy, spitting, barreling beast of a wave that truly lives up to the comparison with the original Pipeline

Despite being one of the best waves in the World it is quite easy to have a very bad time here. The fact that it breaks over sand is little consolation considering the various other bad things that can happen to you here!

From hardcore, Sunny Garcia style locals to shark attacks, gun crime to virtually guaranteed board breakage Puerto Escondido has it all!

There is also the fact that like many of the World’s great waves there is a fine line between perfection and closing out. The Mexican Pipe has its fair share of close outs

Wave info

Set up: Lefts and rights
Size range: 3 to 20
Nearest town:
Best tide: All tides
Length of ride: Average

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