El Astillero Spot ID
Photo credit: Esteban
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 28.9 °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.
For Perfect Peak (Playa Rosado), 2 km from El Astillero.
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At Rivas Airport, 40 km from El Astillero.
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Dry and partly cloudy
Overall El Astillero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Ski Resorts closest to El Astillero:
- 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.
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.