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Algarrobo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.8
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.7
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 3.8

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Algarrobo Spot ID

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Type: reef/Pier

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.3 °C

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Sunday, 21 July 2019, 05:48 Local time
Sunday 21
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
ESE 10
E 0
Wind State cross cross-
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Algarrobo in Santiago is an exposed reef/Pier break that is often working. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A left hand reef. Best around high tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of rocks in the line up.

Chile wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Algarrobo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Vina Del Mar, 40 km from Algarrobo.

light winds from the E

Haze dry and cloudy
Air temperature
9 °C

Current weather near Algarrobo

Overall Algarrobo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Algarrobo is Arturo Merino Benitez International (Santiago) Airport (SCL) in Chile, which is 85 km (53 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Algarrobo is Los Cerrillos (Santiago) Airport (ULC), also in Chile, 95 km (59 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Algarrobo, Santiago. Use the tab navigation above to view Algarrobo sea temperature, Algarrobo photographs, Algarrobo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Algarrobo webcams, current wind from Santiago live weather stations and Algarrobo tide predictions. The Chile swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Chile and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Chile wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Algarrobo.