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El Circo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.8

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El Circo Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.1 °C

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Friday, 22 June 2018, 12:44 Local time
Friday 22
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 8 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 25
N 20
N 20
N 25
Wind State on on on on

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El Circo in Gran Canaria is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the south. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north northwest.. Best around high tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Beware of pollution and sharks.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Galdar, 5 km from El Circo.

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El Circo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Las Palmas, 32 km from El Circo.

fresh winds from the N

Air temperature
21.6 °C

Current weather near El Circo

Overall El Circo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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El Circo Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to El Circo:

  • Closest city location
    Arucas (Spain)
    4 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Las Palmas (Spain)
    11 mi
  • Third closest city location
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Telde (Spain)
    15 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Santa Lucia (Spain)
    16 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to El Circo is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 31 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to El Circo is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN), also in Canary Islands, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Third is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Canary Islands, 97 km (60 miles) away.
  • Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands is 173 km (107 miles) away.
  • Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands is the fifth nearest airport to El Circo and is 214 km (133 miles) away.
El Circo break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Circo, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view El Circo sea temperature, El Circo photographs, El Circo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Circo webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and El Circo 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 Circo.