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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.7 °C

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Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 19:36 Local time
TueWednesday 16
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 14 14 18 14
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 20
ENE 20
NE 20
Wind State cross-

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Flamingo Point in Guanacaste is an exposed point break that does not work very often Offshore winds are from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. A left hand reef break. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Watch out for rips, rocks.

Costa Rica wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Brasilito, 3 km from Flamingo Point.

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Flamingo Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Prieta Beach DyJ Liberia wx, 24 km from Flamingo Point.

wind obs. (20.9 kph from 107 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
30.3 °C

Current weather near Flamingo Point

Overall Flamingo Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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Town and city forecasts close to Flamingo Point:

  • Closest city location
    29 mi
  • Second closest city location
    58 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Rivas (Nicaragua)
    70 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    72 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    75 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Flamingo Point is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 33 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Flamingo Point is Nosara Airport (NOB), also in Costa Rica, 53 km (33 miles) away.
  • Third is Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in Costa Rica, 180 km (112 miles) away.
  • Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua is 195 km (121 miles) away.
  • Quepos Managua Airport (XQP) in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to Flamingo Point and is 213 km (132 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Flamingo Point, Guanacaste. Use the tab navigation above to view Flamingo Point sea temperature, Flamingo Point photographs, Flamingo Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Flamingo Point webcams, current wind from Guanacaste live weather stations and Flamingo Point tide predictions. The Costa Rica swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica 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 Flamingo Point.