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Backwash ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.8

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Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Golfo Dulce

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Backwash (calm at Tsunami Inn Baru District wx 48 km from Backwash). 1.1m 16 s period swell from SSW with an additional 0.8m 7 s period swell from W , plus 1.1m 7 s period wind swell from W
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48 km away, 1 h 56 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
25.6
28.2
Air / Water (°C)
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Backwash Surf Forecast / Golfo Dulce / Costa Rica

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Thursday 18 Oct 2018 CST

Backwash surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Backwash sea temperature is 28.2 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 27.6 max: 28.9 min: 26.5 °C)

Thursday 18Friday 19Saturday 20
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
Rating
(10 max)
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
2
2
2
2
2
2
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
Period(s) (?)171716161616151515151514141414141414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)530627518505469377372372362344272268264233229220168166
Wind
(km/h)
10
WNW
15
W
15
W
10
WNW
10
WNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
5
WNW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
W
5
W
10
W
10
WNW
5
NW
5
WNW
10
WSW
Wind State(?)offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
off
offoffglasscross-
off
Tide State(?)
flowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebblowflowhigh
High Tide
/ height (m)

9:27AM
2.21



10:18PM
2.22



10:39AM
2.21



11:21PM
2.30



11:42AM
2.29
Low Tide
/ height (m)



3:52PM
0.94



4:30AM
1.07



4:59PM
0.92



5:35AM
0.97


Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Backwash blow from the NW.
 Thursday 18Friday 19Saturday 20
9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM
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partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
Summary
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Rain (mm)
--111111----12--11
Temp. °C
252727252525252526282726262525252628
Chill °C (?)
252727252525252526282726262525252628
Sunrise
5:20------5:20-------5:20--
Sunset
--5:15-------5:15-------

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