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Engabao ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 4.1

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Dia de pesca, Engabao photo


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Type: point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.0 °C

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Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 19:58 Local time
Wednesday 17Thu
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 16 16 16 16
Wind (km/h) 25
W 20
WSW 15
WSW 15
Wind State 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:

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Engabao Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At General Villamil wx, 16 km from Engabao.

wind obs. (16.1 kph from 22 degs) was rejected

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
23.6 °C

Current weather near Engabao

Overall Engabao Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • 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.
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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.