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La Barrita ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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La Barrita Spot ID

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Type: river

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.3 °C

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Saturday, 20 October 2018, 15:51 Local time
Saturday 20Sun
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 10
WNW 10
NW 10
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La Barrita in Pacific Coast is an exposed river break that has pretty consitent surf Offshore winds are from the north. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. The river breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around high tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of the strong rips here.

Guatemala wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For San Jose, 10 km from La Barrita.

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La Barrita Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At San Jose Airport, 8 km from La Barrita.

light winds from the SSE

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Air temperature
31 °C

Current weather near La Barrita

Overall La Barrita Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to La Barrita is La Aurora (Guatemala City) Airport (GUA) in Guatemala, which is 85 km (53 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Barrita is Coban Airport (CBV), also in Guatemala, 181 km (112 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Tapachula International Airport (TAP) in Mexico, 185 km (115 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Barrita, Pacific Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view La Barrita sea temperature, La Barrita photographs, La Barrita detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Barrita webcams, current wind from Pacific Coast live weather stations and La Barrita tide predictions. The Guatemala swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Guatemala 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 Guatemala 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 La Barrita.