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

Overall: 3.2

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El Astillero Spot ID

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El Astillero

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Type: reef/Rivermouth

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.6 °C

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Monday, 22 October 2018, 07:08 Local time
SunMonday 22
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 16 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
E 25
ENE 25
ENE 25
Wind State cross-
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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.

Nicaragua wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Managua/Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport, 71 km from El Astillero.

light winds from the ESE

Air temperature
25 °C

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Overall El Astillero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to El Astillero is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, which is 70 km (43 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to El Astillero is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 123 km (76 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Nosara Airport (NOB), also in Costa Rica, 180 km (112 miles) away.
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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.