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

Overall: 3.5

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Copacabana Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.5 °C

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Saturday, 20 October 2018, 14:19 Local time
Saturday 20
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 16 15 15 14
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 10
NNE 15
NE 15
Wind State glass cross cross cross-

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Copacabana(Playa de Valdearenas) in Cantabria is an exposed beach break that has dependable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach tend to peel to the left. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Hazards include rocks / crowds.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Santa Cruz de Bezana, 5 km from Copacabana.

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Copacabana Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mortera Pielagos wx, 2 km from Copacabana.


Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
18.6 °C

Current weather near Copacabana

Overall Copacabana Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Copacabana is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Copacabana is Bilbao Airport (BIO), also in Spain, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Third is Vitoria Airport (VIT) in Spain, 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain is 168 km (104 miles) away.
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS), also in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Copacabana and is 175 km (109 miles) away.
Copacabana break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Copacabana, Cantabria. Use the tab navigation above to view Copacabana sea temperature, Copacabana photographs, Copacabana detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Copacabana webcams, current wind from Cantabria live weather stations and Copacabana tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 Spain (Europe) 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 Copacabana.