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

Overall: 3.8

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El Pescadero Spot ID

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El Pescadero

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.7 °C

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Saturday, 25 May 2019, 11:55 Local time
Saturday 25
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 12 17 17 16
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 20
W 20
W 20
Wind State cross cross-

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El Pescadero in Baja Sur is an exposed beach and reef break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west southwest. The right reef break is best, but there is a left reef too.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of urchins, rips and rocks.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cerritos, 5 km from El Pescadero.

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El Pescadero Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Cabo San Lucas, 47 km from El Pescadero.

light winds from the SE

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Overall El Pescadero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The nearest passenger airport to El Pescadero is Los Cabos International (San Jose Del Cabo) Airport (SJD) in Mexico, which is 49 km (30 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to El Pescadero is General Manuel Marquez De Leon International (La Paz) Airport (LAP), also in Mexico, 87 km (54 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Pescadero, Baja Sur. Use the tab navigation above to view El Pescadero sea temperature, El Pescadero photographs, El Pescadero detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Pescadero webcams, current wind from Baja Sur live weather stations and El Pescadero 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 Pescadero.