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Chapadmalal ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 2.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.5

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Chapadmalal Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Chapadmalal Spot ID

Chapa!!, Chapadmalal photo


Photo credit: Guillermo Krysiak

Tarde de Chapa, Chapadmalal photo


Photo credit: Ignacio Dominguez

chapa, Chapadmalal photo


Photo credit: Guillermo Krysiak

Bottom en Chapa-, Chapadmalal photo


Photo credit: Guido Cassanelli

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.4 °C

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Sunday, 16 December 2018, 17:20 Local time
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 5
Wind (km/h) 30
W 20
NW 45
Wind State off cross-
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Chapadmalal in Provincia de Buenos Aires is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Watch out for rocks.

Argentina wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Chapadmalal Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Parquemar Cornalitos General Alvarado wx, 14 km from Chapadmalal.

light winds from the NNW

Air temperature
33.7 °C

Current weather near Chapadmalal

Overall Chapadmalal Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Chapadmalal is Mar Del Plata Airport (MDQ) in Argentina, which is 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Chapadmalal is Villa Gesell Airport (VLG), also in Argentina, 123 km (76 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Tandil Airport (TDL), also in Argentina, 173 km (107 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chapadmalal, Buenos Aires. Use the tab navigation above to view Chapadmalal sea temperature, Chapadmalal photographs, Chapadmalal detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chapadmalal webcams, current wind from Buenos Aires live weather stations and Chapadmalal tide predictions. The Argentina swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Argentina 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 Argentina 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 Chapadmalal.