Canoa ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Canoa Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Manabi, Ecuador)

Canoa low tide photo

Photo credit: Erik Wenz

El Pini, Canoa photo

Photo credit: Ignacio Dominguez

Canoa Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.5 °C

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Friday, 27 March 2015, 03:12 Local time

Thu Friday 27
10PM 1AM 4AM 7AM
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 17 17 17 17
Wind (km/h) 5
NW 5
N 5
Wind State on cross-
glass cross-

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Canoa in Manabi is a fairly exposed beach break that has consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Beware of sharks and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Puerto de Bahia Caraquez, Ecuador, 5 km from Canoa.

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Live Weather:

At Manta/Eloy Alfaro International Airport, 51 km from Canoa.

light winds from the WSW

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
26 °C

Current weather near Canoa

Overall Canoa Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Also see Canoa surf quality by season and Canoa surf quality by month.

Canoa Location Maps

Canoa Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Canoa:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Frente A Bahia 5 mi
Second closest break La Bellaca 7 mi
Third closest break La Mesita 10 mi
Fourth closest break Cabo Pasado 12 mi
Fifth closest break Punta Ballena 26 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Canoa:

Closest wave buoy Western Caribbean Buoy 1196 mi
Second closest wave buoy Yucatan Basin Buoy 1438 mi
Third closest wave buoy Eastern Caribbean Buoy 1646 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy East of Bahamas Buoy 1797 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Bay of Campeche Buoy 1802 mi

Tide stations nearest to Canoa:

Closest tide station Puerto de Bahia Caraquez 3 mi
Second closest tide station Manta 33 mi
Third closest tide station Pedernales 52 mi
Fourth closest tide station Puerto Lopez 76 mi
Fifth closest tide station Muisne 84 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Canoa:

Closest ski area Huascaran (Peru) 624 mi
Second closest ski area Chacaltaya (Bolivia) 1385 mi
Third closest ski area Ski Arpa (Chile) 2313 mi
Fourth closest ski area Portillo (Chile) 2331 mi
Fifth closest ski area Los Penitentes (Argentina) 2333 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Canoa:

Closest city location Bahia de Caraques (Ecuador) 5 mi
Second closest city location Chone (Ecuador) 26 mi
Third closest city location Manta (Ecuador) 36 mi
Fourth closest city location Portoviejo (Ecuador) 40 mi
Fifth closest city location Jipijapa (Ecuador) 55 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Canoa is Eloy Alfaro International (Manta) Airport (MEC) in Ecuador, 52 km (32 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Canoa is Reales Tamarindos (Portoviejo) Airport (PVO), also in Ecuador, 56 km (35 miles) away.
  • Third is Simon Bolivar International (Guayaquil) Airport (GYE) in Ecuador, 190 km (118 miles) away.
  • General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC) in Ecuador is 194 km (120 miles) away.
  • Chachoan (Ambato) Airport (ATF), also in Ecuador is the fifth nearest airport to Canoa and is 221 km (137 miles) away.
Canoa break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Canoa, Manabi. Use the tab navigation above to view Canoa sea temperature, Canoa photographs, Canoa detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Canoa webcams, current wind from Manabi live weather stations and Canoa tide predictions. The Ecuador swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Ecuador 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 Ecuador 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 Canoa.


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