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Cardiel (Mar del Plata) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.1
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.9
Crowds: 2.4

Overall: 3.0

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Cardiel (Mar del Plata) Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Cardiel (Mar del Plata) Spot ID

Norte MdQ, Cardiel (Mar del Plata) photo

Cardiel (Mar del Plata)

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Cardiel, Cardiel (Mar del Plata) photo

Cardiel (Mar del Plata)

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Morning swell, Cardiel (Mar del Plata) photo

Cardiel (Mar del Plata)

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sudestada, Cardiel (Mar del Plata) photo

Cardiel (Mar del Plata)

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.1 °C

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Monday, 23 July 2018, 08:39 Local time
Monday 23
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 6 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
WSW 25
SW 25
SW 25
Wind State cross-

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Cardiel (Mar del Plata) in Provincia de Buenos Aires is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. The beach break favours left handers. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Watch out for - Rocks.

Argentina wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Mar del Plata, Argentina, 8 km from Cardiel (Mar del Plata).

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Cardiel (Mar del Plata) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At LU2DT Mar Del Plata wx, 4 km from Cardiel (Mar del Plata).


Air temperature
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Current weather near Cardiel (Mar del Plata)

Overall Cardiel (Mar del Plata) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Cardiel (Mar del Plata) Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Cardiel (Mar del Plata):

  • Closest city location
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    77 mi
  • Third closest city location
    98 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    114 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    151 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Cardiel (Mar del Plata) is Mar Del Plata Airport (MDQ) in Argentina, which is 5 km (3 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cardiel (Mar del Plata) is Villa Gesell Airport (VLG), also in Argentina, 94 km (58 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Tandil Airport (TDL), also in Argentina, 170 km (106 miles) away.
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