Chicama - El Point Spot ID
Type: beach reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind ENE
Sea Temperature Today is: 19.3 °C
Chicama in Lambayeque is an exposed beach reef and point break that usually has waves. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the optimum swell angle is from the south southwest. The beach breaks are all lefts and a left hand reef break too. and there is a left hand point break too. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rocks.
Overall Chicama - El Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Chicama - El Point is Capitan Carlos Martinez De Pinillos (Trujillo) Airport (TRU) in Peru, which is 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Chicama - El Point is Capt Jose Abelardo Quinones Gonzales (Chiclayo) Airport (CIX), also in Peru, 110 km (68 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Teniente Fap Jaime A De Montr Morales (Chimbote) Airport (CHM), also in Peru, 191 km (119 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Chicama - El Point, La Libertad & Lambayeque. Use the tab navigation above to view Chicama - El Point sea temperature, Chicama - El Point photographs, Chicama - El Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Chicama - El Point webcams, current wind from La Libertad & Lambayeque live weather stations and Chicama - El Point tide predictions. The Peru swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Peru 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 Peru 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 Chicama - El Point.