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Cotillo ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.6

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Cotillo Spot ID

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Cotillo surf photo


Photo credit: KEK

Cotillo photo


Photo credit: Felipe

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.7 °C

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Monday, 24 October 2016, 02:42 Local time
Monday 24
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
W 15
W 20
SW 30
Wind State 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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Cotillo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Telde Islas Cararias, 153 km from Cotillo.


Air temperature
22 °C

Current weather near Cotillo

Overall Cotillo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Cotillo is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands, which is 29 km (18 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Cotillo is Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands, 50 km (31 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA), also in Canary Islands, 158 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.