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El Charco (Bajamar) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.5
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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El Charco (Bajamar) Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SSE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.0 °C

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Thursday, 19 July 2018, 23:44 Local time
ThuFriday 20
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 15
NE 15
NNE 15
NNE 15
Wind State cross-

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El Charco in Tenerife is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the south. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest.. Best around high tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Crowds may reach hazard levels at this break - consider wearing a lid.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bajamar (El Lobo), 1 km from El Charco (Bajamar).

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El Charco (Bajamar) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Bajamar wx, 1 km from El Charco (Bajamar).

light winds from the NE

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
21.2 °C

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Overall El Charco (Bajamar) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to El Charco is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN) in Canary Islands, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to El Charco is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS), also in Canary Islands, 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • Third is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • La Palma (Santa Cruz De La Palma) Airport (SPC) in Spain is 138 km (86 miles) away.
  • Hierro Airport (VDE) in Canary Islands is the fifth nearest airport to El Charco and is 172 km (107 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Charco (Bajamar), Tenerife. Use the tab navigation above to view El Charco (Bajamar) sea temperature, El Charco (Bajamar) photographs, El Charco (Bajamar) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Charco (Bajamar) webcams, current wind from Tenerife live weather stations and El Charco (Bajamar) 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 El Charco (Bajamar).