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Isla Canela

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: -1.2 °C

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Thursday, 16 August 2018, 15:04 Local time
Thursday 16Fri
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 4 5 2 3
Wind (km/h) 15
S 15
SW 10
Wind State on cross-

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Isla Canela in Andalucia is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal, 2 km from Isla Canela.

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Isla Canela Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Porto de Faro wx, 52 km from Isla Canela.


Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
23.1 °C

Current weather near Isla Canela

Overall Isla Canela Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Town and city forecasts close to Isla Canela:

  • Closest city location
    Lepe (Spain)
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Huelva (Spain)
    25 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Olhao (Portugal)
    27 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Faro (Portugal)
    32 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Faro Airport (Portugal)
    34 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Isla Canela is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, 55 km (34 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Isla Canela is Jerez Airport (XRY) in Spain, 127 km (79 miles) away.
  • Third is Sevilla Airport (SVQ) in Spain, 134 km (83 miles) away.
  • Moron Ab (Sevilla) Airport (OZP) in Spain is 156 km (97 miles) away.
  • Talavera La Real (Badajoz) Airport (BJZ), also in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Isla Canela and is 197 km (122 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Isla Canela, Andalucia. Use the tab navigation above to view Isla Canela sea temperature, Isla Canela photographs, Isla Canela detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Isla Canela webcams, current wind from Andalucia live weather stations and Isla Canela tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 (Europe) 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 Isla Canela.