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Cerro Hermoso ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Cerro Hermoso Spot ID

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Type: point/rivermouth/jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.4 °C

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Saturday, 20 October 2018, 08:21 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
SW 15
Wind State cross-
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Cerro Hermoso in Oaxaca is an exposed point/rivermouth/jetty break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the north northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for sharks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Cerro Hermoso Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Puerto Escondido Airport, 73 km from Cerro Hermoso.


Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near Cerro Hermoso

Overall Cerro Hermoso Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Cerro Hermoso is Puerto Escondido Airport (PXM) in Mexico, which is 71 km (44 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cerro Hermoso is Xoxocotlan International (Oaxaca) Airport (OAX), also in Mexico, 159 km (99 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Bahias De Huatulco International Airport (HUX), also in Mexico, 160 km (99 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cerro Hermoso, Oaxaca. Use the tab navigation above to view Cerro Hermoso sea temperature, Cerro Hermoso photographs, Cerro Hermoso detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cerro Hermoso webcams, current wind from Oaxaca live weather stations and Cerro Hermoso 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 Cerro Hermoso.