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Bocabarranco ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.9

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Bocabarranco Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.3 °C

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Friday, 16 November 2018, 15:31 Local time
Friday 16
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 15
NW 15
NW 10
WNW 10
Wind State cross-

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Bocabarranco in Gran Canaria is an exposed beach and reef break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the south. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell angle is from the north northwest.. Best around high tide. Often Crowded. The water quality here is rather suspect.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Galdar, 2 km from Bocabarranco.

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Bocabarranco Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At San Juan Santa Maria De Guia De Gran Canaria wx, 5 km from Bocabarranco.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
18.6 °C

Current weather near Bocabarranco

Overall Bocabarranco Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Tide stations nearest to Bocabarranco:

  • Closest tide station
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    14 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    15 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Bocabarranco:

  • Closest city location
    Arucas (Spain)
    9 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Las Palmas (Spain)
    15 mi
  • Third closest city location
    17 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Santa Lucia (Spain)
    19 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Telde (Spain)
    19 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Bocabarranco is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Bocabarranco is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN), also in Canary Islands, 75 km (47 miles) away.
  • Third is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Canary Islands, 90 km (56 miles) away.
  • Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands is 180 km (112 miles) away.
  • La Palma (Santa Cruz De La Palma) Airport (SPC) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Bocabarranco and is 211 km (131 miles) away.
Bocabarranco break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Bocabarranco, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view Bocabarranco sea temperature, Bocabarranco photographs, Bocabarranco detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Bocabarranco webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and Bocabarranco tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 Spain (Africa) 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 Bocabarranco.