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

Overall: 3.5

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La Caldera Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.7 °C

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Monday, 10 December 2018, 23:53 Local time
Tuesday 11
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 11 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 20
N 20
N 20
Wind State cross-
off cross-

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La Caldera in West Uruguay is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the north northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around low tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days.

Uruguay wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cocoloco, 5 km from La Caldera.

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La Caldera Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rocha, 23 km from La Caldera.

light winds from the ENE

Air temperature
20.6 °C

Current weather near La Caldera

Overall La Caldera Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to La Caldera is El Jaguel International (Punta Del Este) Airport (PDP) in Uruguay, which is 73 km (45 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Caldera is Carrasco International (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 170 km (106 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Angel S Adami (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 191 km (119 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Caldera, North. Use the tab navigation above to view La Caldera sea temperature, La Caldera photographs, La Caldera detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Caldera webcams, current wind from North live weather stations and La Caldera tide predictions. The Uruguay swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Uruguay 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 Uruguay 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 Caldera.