Barra de Colotepec Spot ID
Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind N
Sea Temperature Today is: 31.2 °C
Barra de Colotepec in Oaxaca is an exposed river break that has very reliable surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. The river break offers both left and right hand waves. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of sharks,.
Overall Barra de Colotepec Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Use this relief map to navigate to Oaxaca surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Barra de Colotepec
Tide stations nearest to Barra de Colotepec:
- Closest tide stationPuerto Escondido7 mi
- Second closest tide stationPuerto Angel34 mi
- Third closest tide stationSalina Cruz121 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationMarquelia134 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationSan Mateo del Mar135 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Barra de Colotepec:
- Closest ski areaSki Apache (United States)1325 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Lemmon Ski Valley (United States)1441 mi
- Third closest ski areaSandia Peak (United States)1464 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSki Santa Fe (United States)1481 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSunrise Park Resort (United States)1481 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Barra de Colotepec:
- Closest city locationSantiago Pinotepa Nacional (Mexico)78 mi
- Second closest city locationSanta Cruz Xoxocotlan (Mexico)87 mi
- Third closest city locationOaxaca de Juarez (Mexico)92 mi
- Fourth closest city locationSanto Domingo Tehuantepec (Mexico)122 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSalina Cruz (Mexico)123 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Barra de Colotepec is Puerto Escondido Airport (PXM) in Mexico, which is 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Barra de Colotepec is Bahias De Huatulco International Airport (HUX), also in Mexico, 78 km (48 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Xoxocotlan International (Oaxaca) Airport (OAX), also in Mexico, 138 km (86 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Barra de Colotepec, Oaxaca. Use the tab navigation above to view Barra de Colotepec sea temperature, Barra de Colotepec photographs, Barra de Colotepec detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Barra de Colotepec webcams, current wind from Oaxaca live weather stations and Barra de Colotepec tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Barra de Colotepec.