Puerto Escondido

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Wave height* 1ft
Wave period 15secs
Swell direction 282 °
Wind direction 117.9 °
Wind speed 8mph
Sea temp 31.6°

*all wave heights are peak to trough

Today, November 15, 2018
18:00-00:00

Clear sky

Clear sky
17 °C

Tomorrow, November 16, 2018
12:00-18:00

Clear sky

Clear sky
21 °C

Thu 15/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 1ft 16s  °  ° 4mph
12:00 1ft 16s  °  ° 5mph
18:00 1ft 16s  °  ° 6mph
Tide times
Low 04:39am (2.60m)
High 11:03am (4.46m)
Low 05:30pm (2.55m)
High 11:51pm (4.24m)
Daylight
First light06:08
Sunrise06:31
Sunset17:54
Dark18:17
swell chart

Fri 16/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 5mph
12:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 6mph
18:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 8mph
Tide times
Low 06:00am (2.67m)
High 12:24pm (4.45m)
Low 06:52pm (2.47m)
Daylight
First light06:09
Sunrise06:31
Sunset17:54
Dark18:17
swell chart

Sat 17/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 5mph
12:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 5mph
18:00 3ft 16s  °  ° 4mph
Tide times
High 01:19am (4.37m)
Low 07:24am (2.51m)
High 01:44pm (4.62m)
Low 08:06pm (2.19m)
Daylight
First light06:09
Sunrise06:32
Sunset17:54
Dark18:17
swell chart

Sun 18/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 6mph
12:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 4mph
18:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 5mph
Tide times
High 02:26am (4.64m)
Low 08:33am (2.18m)
High 02:45pm (4.87m)
Low 09:03pm (1.84m)
Daylight
First light06:10
Sunrise06:32
Sunset17:54
Dark18:16
swell chart

Mon 19/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 15s  °  ° 4mph
12:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 6mph
18:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 7mph
Tide times
High 03:18am (4.94m)
Low 09:26am (1.82m)
High 03:35pm (5.11m)
Low 09:51pm (1.51m)
Daylight
First light06:10
Sunrise06:33
Sunset17:54
Dark18:16
swell chart

Tue 20/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
6:00 3ft 14s  °  ° 5mph
12:00 3ft 13s  °  ° 8mph
18:00 3ft 13s  °  ° 7mph
Tide times
High 04:04am (5.20m)
Low 10:13am (1.50m)
High 04:21pm (5.32m)
Low 10:36pm (1.23m)
Daylight
First light06:11
Sunrise06:33
Sunset17:54
Dark18:16
swell chart

Wed 21/11 »

  Swell Period Swell direction Wind direction Wind speed
  Swell Wind
Tide times
High 04:47am (5.41m)
Low 10:58am (1.23m)
High 05:06pm (5.48m)
Low 11:19pm (1.04m)
Daylight
First light06:11
Sunrise06:34
Sunset17:54
Dark18:16
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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