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

Overall: 3.1

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Hammerhead Spot ID

Caballos little sister, Hammerhead photo


Photo credit: JRm

another one of the same just alittle further down the line, Hammerhead photo


Photo credit: JRm

the other "inside", Hammerhead photo


Photo credit: JRm

inside on a small day, Hammerhead photo


Photo credit: JRm

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.9 °C

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Thursday, 8 October 2015, 20:33 Local time
ThuFriday 09
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 16 16 16 17
Wind (km/h) 15
NW 10
NW 5
NW 5
Wind State off off off glass

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Hammerhead in Nayarit is a quite exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips, sharks and rocks.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Hammerhead (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Hammerhead Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At San Francisco, 95 km from Hammerhead.


Air temperature
30 °C

Current weather near Hammerhead

Overall Hammerhead Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Hammerhead Location Maps

Hammerhead Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Hammerhead:

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Wave buoys nearest to Hammerhead:

Tide stations nearest to Hammerhead:

  • Closest tide station
    San Blas
    63 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    69 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Puerto Vallarta
    79 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Isla del Bosque
    103 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    132 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Hammerhead:

  • Closest ski area
    Mt Lemmon Ski Valley (United States)
    820 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Ski Apache (United States)
    831 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Sunrise Park Resort (United States)
    900 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Sandia Peak (United States)
    962 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Ski Santa Fe (United States)
    993 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Hammerhead:

  • Closest city location
    Puerto Vallarta (Mexico)
    79 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Tepic (Mexico)
    89 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Escuinapa de Hidalgo (Mexico)
    111 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Mazatlan (Mexico)
    132 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Ameca (Mexico)
    150 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Hammerhead is Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International (Puerto Vallarta) Airport (PVR) in Mexico, which is 122 km (76 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Hammerhead is Tepic Airport (TPQ), also in Mexico, 144 km (89 miles) away.
Hammerhead break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hammerhead, Nayarit. Use the tab navigation above to view Hammerhead sea temperature, Hammerhead photographs, Hammerhead detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hammerhead webcams, current wind from Nayarit live weather stations and Hammerhead 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 Hammerhead.