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

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Huascar Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.3 °C

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Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 14:48 Local time
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Wave (m) 3.5
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Period (s) 16 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 15
SW 10
SW 10
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Wind State cross-
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Huascar in Antofagasta is an exposed point break that has consistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest.There is a left breaking point here. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rocks and urchins.

Chile wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Nuluhaga, 6 km from Huascar.

IS AT (local time)

Huascar Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Antofagasta-Cerro Moreno International Airport, 42 km from Huascar.

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Air temperature
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Current weather near Huascar

Overall Huascar Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Huascar Location Maps

Huascar Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Huascar:

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Wave buoys nearest to Huascar:

Tide stations nearest to Huascar:

  • Closest tide station
    Antofagasta
    12 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Taltal
    111 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Tocopilla
    121 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Caldera
    226 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Iquique
    249 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Huascar:

  • Closest ski area
    Chacaltaya (Bolivia)
    528 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Ski Arpa (Chile)
    612 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Los Penitentes (Argentina)
    622 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Los Puquios (Argentina)
    625 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Portillo (Chile)
    625 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Huascar:

  • Closest city location
    Antofagasta (Chile)
    12 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Calama (Chile)
    136 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Copiapo (Chile)
    246 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Iquique (Chile)
    247 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Salta (Argentina)
    324 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Huascar is Cerro Moreno International (Antofagasta) Airport (ANF) in Chile, which is 41 km (25 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Huascar is El Loa (Calama) Airport (CJC), also in Chile, 219 km (136 miles) away.
Huascar break location map and break info

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