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El Ñuro ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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El Ñuro Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.9 °C

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Saturday, 16 February 2019, 23:20 Local time
SatSunday 17
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 15
SSW 15
S 10
Wind State cross cross cross-

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El Nuro in Piura is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Spring and Summer provide the optimum conditions. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. A reef breaks left. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for locals and rocks.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cabo Blanco, 6 km from El Ñuro.

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El Ñuro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Tumbes-Capitán FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez Airport, 114 km from El Ñuro.

light winds from the W

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Air temperature
26.6 °C

Current weather near El Ñuro

Overall El Ñuro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to El Ñuro is Capitan Montes (Talara) Airport (TYL) in Peru, 41 km (25 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to El Ñuro is Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP), also in Peru, 116 km (72 miles) away.
  • Third is Capitan Concha (Piura) Airport (PIU) in Peru, 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • General Serrano (Machala) Airport (MCH) in Ecuador is 172 km (107 miles) away.
  • General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC), also in Ecuador is the fifth nearest airport to El Ñuro and is 225 km (140 miles) away.
El Ñuro break location map and break info

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