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La Costa ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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La Costa Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C

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Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 21:41 Local time
TueWednesday 22
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 16 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 10
SSE 10
SSE 10
Wind State cross-

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La Costa in Lima is a reasonably exposed break. that is usually a safe bet. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south.. It very rarely gets crowded here.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Mala, 4 km from La Costa.

IS AT (local time)

La Costa Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lima, 73 km from La Costa.


Air temperature
19 °C

Current weather near La Costa

Overall La Costa Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • Closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    22 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    48 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    55 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to La Costa:


  • The nearest passenger airport to La Costa is Jorge Chavez International (Lima) Airport (LIM) in Peru, which is 88 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to La Costa is Pisco Airport (PIO), also in Peru, 128 km (80 miles) away.
La Costa break location map and break info

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