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El Mongol ratings
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.2

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El Mongol Spot ID

El Mongol photo

El Mongol

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Thursday, 17 January 2019, 14:13 Local time
Thursday 17Fri
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 14 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
W 5
SW 5
SSW 10
Wind State cross-
glass cross-

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El Mongol in Asturias is a fairly exposed reef break that usually has waves. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. A right hand reef. Best around high tide. Often Crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gijon, Spain, 4 km from El Mongol.

IS AT (local time)

El Mongol Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At EA1SI Gijon wx, 2 km from El Mongol.


Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
12.0 °C

Current weather near El Mongol

Buoy Data:

At Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy, 119 miles from El Mongol.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.6
Dominant period (s) 7 7 7 8

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Overall El Mongol Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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Town and city forecasts close to El Mongol:

  • Closest city location
    Gijon (Spain)
    1 mi
  • Second closest city location
    11 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Aviles (Spain)
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Oviedo (Spain)
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Sama (Spain)
    17 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to El Mongol is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, which is 30 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to El Mongol is Santander Airport (SDR), also in Spain, 150 km (93 miles) away.
El Mongol break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Mongol, Asturias. Use the tab navigation above to view El Mongol sea temperature, El Mongol photographs, El Mongol detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Mongol webcams, current wind from Asturias live weather stations and El Mongol tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 (Europe) 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 Mongol.