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El Quijote Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.2 °C

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Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 00:47 Local time
TueWednesday 26
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 18 18 17 16
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 5
NE 10
ENE 10
Wind State cross off off cross-

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El Quijote in Sinaloa is a fairly exposed beach break that has inconsistent surf with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Rarely crowded here. Beware of - Rocks, rips.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Camaron Beach, 7 km from El Quijote.

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El Quijote Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mazatlán/General Rafael Buelna Airport, 22 km from El Quijote.

light winds from the ENE

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
28 °C

Current weather near El Quijote

Overall El Quijote Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to El Quijote is General Rafael Buelna International (Mazatlan) Airport (MZT) in Mexico, which is 23 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to El Quijote is Culiacan International Airport (CUL), also in Mexico, 197 km (122 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for El Quijote, Sinaloa. Use the tab navigation above to view El Quijote sea temperature, El Quijote photographs, El Quijote detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, El Quijote webcams, current wind from Sinaloa live weather stations and El Quijote 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 Quijote.