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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Barrancon (light winds from the S at ASCAT289E21S 125 km from Barrancon). 2.8m 15 s period swell from SW with an additional 1.2m 20 s period swell from SW
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Barrancon Surf Forecast / Tarapaca / Chile

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 8 am Wednesday 26 Jul 2017 CLT

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

Today's Barrancon sea temperature is 17.5 °C (Statistics for 26 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 16.3 max: 18.4 min: 15.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1515171616161616161616151414141313121211141312
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Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)339731585282367629412796369741644748441442723511270424711894133810127064974111161321306
Wind
(km/h)
10 SSW10
15 SW15
5 WSW5
5 SW5
15 WSW15
5 SW5
10 SSW10
15 WSW15
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
15 WSW15
5 SW5
5 SSW5
10 WSW10
5 WSW5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
5 SW5
10 SSW10
20 SW20
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
15 WSW15
Wind State(?)crosscrosscross-
off
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crosscrosscross-
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cross-
off
glasscross-
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glasscrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

12:19PM
1.25
12:56AM
0.85

1:05PM
1.15
1:48AM
0.85

1:52PM
1.04
2:44AM
0.84

2:41PM
0.92

3:43AM
0.84
3:34PM
0.81

4:44AM
0.85
4:35PM
0.72

5:46AM
0.88
5:47PM
0.67

6:47AM
0.92

Low Tide
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6:58PM
-0.02
6:38AM
0.11

7:44PM
0.03
7:32AM
0.19

8:27PM
0.08
8:34AM
0.27

9:13PM
0.13
9:39AM
0.33

10:01PM
0.18
10:59AM
0.36

10:56PM
0.22

12:17PM
0.36
11:47PM
0.24

1:25PM
0.32

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 Barrancon blow from the NW.
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
8:15--8:15--8:14--8:14--8:14--8:12--8:12--8:11-
Sunset
-7:17--7:17--7:19--7:19--7:20--7:20--7:20--7:21
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Wed morning, min 18°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Sun morning, min 19°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Barrancon Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Barrancon provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Barrancon can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Barrancon surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Barrancon) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Barrancon may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Tarapaca? If you are looking for accommodation near Barrancon, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Tarapaca, consider staying in Tocopilla which is 29 km (18 miles) away.