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

Overall: 3.5

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El Paraiso Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.5 °C

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Friday, 27 May 2016, 11:13 Local time
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Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
SSW 15
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El Paraiso in Colima is an exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the north northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for rips and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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El Paraiso Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Manzanillo, 39 km from El Paraiso.

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Overall El Paraiso Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The closest passenger airport to El Paraiso is Colima Airport (CLQ) in Mexico, which is 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to El Paraiso is Playa De Oro International (Manzanillo) Airport (ZLO), also in Mexico, 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Don Miguel Y Hidalgo International (Guadalajara) Airport (GDL), also in Mexico, 197 km (122 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Paraiso, Colima. Use the tab navigation above to view El Paraiso sea temperature, El Paraiso photographs, El Paraiso detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Paraiso webcams, current wind from Colima live weather stations and El Paraiso tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Paraiso.


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