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Engabao ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Engabao Spot ID

Engabao Classic photo


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Type: point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.5 °C

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Thursday, 26 November 2015, 07:21 Local time
Thursday 26
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 5 5 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 15
WSW 15
WSW 25
Wind State cross-
on on cross-

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Engabao in Guayas is an exposed point break that has very consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of rocks,fishing lines etc.

Ecuador wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Engabao (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Engabao Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Salinas/gen Ulpi, 64 km from Engabao.

moderate winds from the S

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Engabao

Overall Engabao Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Engabao Location Maps

Engabao Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Engabao:

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Wave buoys nearest to Engabao:

Tide stations nearest to Engabao:

  • Closest tide station
    11 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Santa Elena
    33 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    La Libertad
    37 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    39 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Engabao:

  • Closest ski area
    Huascaran (Peru)
    495 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Chacaltaya (Bolivia)
    1279 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Ski Arpa (Chile)
    2180 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Portillo (Chile)
    2199 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Los Penitentes (Argentina)
    2201 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Engabao:

  • Closest city location
    Playas (Ecuador)
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Santa Elena (Ecuador)
    33 mi
  • Third closest city location
    La Libertad (Ecuador)
    36 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Salinas (Ecuador)
    39 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Guayaquil (Ecuador)
    47 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Engabao is General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC) in Ecuador, 66 km (41 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Engabao is Simon Bolivar International (Guayaquil) Airport (GYE), also in Ecuador, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is General Serrano (Machala) Airport (MCH) in Ecuador, 100 km (62 miles) away.
  • Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP) in Peru is 112 km (70 miles) away.
  • Reales Tamarindos (Portoviejo) Airport (PVO) in Ecuador is the fifth nearest airport to Engabao and is 169 km (105 miles) away.
Engabao break location map and break info

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