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La Derecha ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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La Derecha Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.9 °C

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Sunday, 19 August 2018, 08:44 Local time
Sunday 19
Wave (m) 2.0
Period (s) 7 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 35
S 35
S 30
SSW 25
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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La Derecha in West Uruguay is an exposed point break that only works once in a while. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the west. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Rocks are a hazard.

Uruguay wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cocoloco, 5 km from La Derecha.

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La Derecha Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rocha, 21 km from La Derecha.

fresh winds from the SSW

Continuous light rain
Air temperature
8.2 °C

Current weather near La Derecha

Overall La Derecha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

The graph shows the variation of swells directed at La Derecha through a typical August... (show all text)

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  • The closest passenger airport to La Derecha is El Jaguel International (Punta Del Este) Airport (PDP) in Uruguay, which is 81 km (50 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Derecha is Carrasco International (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 177 km (110 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Angel S Adami (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 197 km (122 miles) away.
La Derecha break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Derecha, North. Use the tab navigation above to view La Derecha sea temperature, La Derecha photographs, La Derecha detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Derecha webcams, current wind from North live weather stations and La Derecha 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 Derecha.