El Astillero Spot ID
Photo credit: Esteban
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 29.1 °C
El Astillero in Tola Province is an exposed reef/Rivermouth break that has fairly consistent surf Ideal winds are from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. The left reef break is best, but there is a right reef too.. Best around low tide. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for rips and rocks.
Overall El Astillero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December
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Use this relief map to navigate to Tola Province surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of El Astillero
Tide stations nearest to El Astillero:
- Closest tide stationMasachapa16 mi
- Second closest tide stationSan Juan del Sur42 mi
- Third closest tide stationCorinto81 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationEl Realejo83 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationLa Union, El Salvador154 mi
Ski Resorts closest to El Astillero:
- Closest ski areaHuascaran (Peru)1555 mi
- Second closest ski areaCloudmont (United States)1588 mi
- Third closest ski areaSky Valley (United States)1626 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaScaly Mountain (United States)1630 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSapphire Valley (United States)1638 mi
Town and city forecasts close to El Astillero:
- Closest city locationSan Rafael del Sur (Nicaragua)16 mi
- Second closest city locationDiriamba (Nicaragua)17 mi
- Third closest city locationJinotepe (Nicaragua)18 mi
- Fourth closest city locationMasaya (Nicaragua)29 mi
- Fifth closest city locationManagua (Nicaragua)32 mi
- The closest passenger airport to El Astillero is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, which is 60 km (37 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to El Astillero is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 145 km (90 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Nosara Airport (NOB), also in Costa Rica, 199 km (124 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Astillero, Tola Province. Use the tab navigation above to view El Astillero sea temperature, El Astillero photographs, El Astillero detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Astillero webcams, current wind from Tola Province live weather stations and El Astillero tide predictions. The Nicaragua swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Nicaragua 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 Nicaragua 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 El Astillero.