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Glass Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.7

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Glass Beach

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.1 °C

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Saturday, 19 January 2019, 06:05 Local time
Saturday 19
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 30
NNE 30
NNE 30
NNE 30
Wind State cross cross cross-

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Glass Beach in Fuerteventura is a fairly exposed beach break that only works once in a while with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. It's often crowded here. Watch out for .

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Corralejo, 9 km from Glass Beach.

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Glass Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Fuerteventura Airport, 24 km from Glass Beach.

moderate winds from the N

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Air temperature
16.9 °C

Current weather near Glass Beach

Overall Glass Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Glass Beach is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands, which is 23 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Glass Beach is Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands, 38 km (24 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA), also in Canary Islands, 173 km (107 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Glass Beach, Fuerteventura. Use the tab navigation above to view Glass Beach sea temperature, Glass Beach photographs, Glass Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Glass Beach webcams, current wind from Fuerteventura live weather stations and Glass Beach tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 Spain (Africa) 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 Glass Beach.