Cotillo ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.5

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Cotillo Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Fuerteventura, Spain)

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Cotillo Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.0 °C

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Tuesday, 3 March 2015, 03:11 Local time

Tuesday 03
3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 13 14 13 14
Wind (km/h) 30
NE 25
NE 30
NE 25
Wind State off cross-

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Cotillo in Fuerteventura is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break provides left and right handers. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Fuerteventura AR Airport, 30 km from Cotillo.

light winds from the N.(Wind varies from 350 to 050 degs)

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
16 °C

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Overall Cotillo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Cotillo:

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Closest break Spew Pits 2 mi
Second closest break Playa de Esquinzo 3 mi
Third closest break Yarro 5 mi
Fourth closest break Izquierda 6 mi
Fifth closest break Derecha de los Alemanes 6 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Cotillo:

Closest wave buoy Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy 1242 mi
Second closest wave buoy Brittany Buoy 1332 mi
Third closest wave buoy Lion Buoy 1399 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Sevenstones Buoy 1536 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy K2 Buoy 1541 mi

Tide stations nearest to Cotillo:

Closest tide station Corralejo 9 mi
Second closest tide station Puerto del Rosario 15 mi
Third closest tide station Tias 29 mi
Fourth closest tide station Arrecife 34 mi
Fifth closest tide station Puerto de la Luz, Gran Canaria 93 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Cotillo:

Closest ski area Oukaimeden (Morocco) 405 mi
Second closest ski area Michlifen (Morocco) 620 mi
Third closest ski area Sierra Nevada (Spain) 848 mi
Fourth closest ski area Serra da Estrela (Portugal) 891 mi
Fifth closest ski area Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain) 935 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Cotillo:

Closest city location Puerto del Rosario (Spain) 15 mi
Second closest city location Puerto del Carmen (Spain) 27 mi
Third closest city location Arrecife (Spain) 34 mi
Fourth closest city location Las Palmas (Spain) 95 mi
Fifth closest city location Telde (Spain) 98 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Cotillo is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands, which is 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cotillo is Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands, 51 km (32 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA), also in Canary Islands, 157 km (98 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cotillo, Fuerteventura. Use the tab navigation above to view Cotillo sea temperature, Cotillo photographs, Cotillo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cotillo webcams, current wind from Fuerteventura live weather stations and Cotillo tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 (Africa) 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 Cotillo.


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