uk es it fr pt nl
La Derecha del Faro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

La Derecha del Faro Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.5 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 14:34 Local time
Tuesday 14
Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 30
WSW 35
SW 30
WSW 25
Wind State cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

La Derecha del Faro in West Uruguay is a fairly exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Best around low tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Uruguay wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cocoloco, 3 km from La Derecha del Faro.

IS AT (local time)

La Derecha del Faro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rocha, 24 km from La Derecha del Faro.

moderate winds from the W

no report
Air temperature
15.9 °C

Current weather near La Derecha del Faro

Overall La Derecha del Faro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

This picture shows the combination of swells directed at La Derecha del Faro through an... (show all text)

The figure illustrates how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directi... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single La Derecha del Faro surf consistency graph.

Also see La Derecha del Faro surf quality by season and La Derecha del Faro surf quality by month.

Compare La Derecha del Faro with another surf break.

La Derecha del Faro Location Maps

La Derecha del Faro Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to La Derecha del FaroShoreline around La Derecha del FaroRoads and rivers around La Derecha del Faro

Use this relief map to navigate to North surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of La Derecha del Faro

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to La Derecha del Faro:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to La Derecha del Faro:

Tide stations nearest to La Derecha del Faro:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to La Derecha del Faro:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to La Derecha del Faro:


  • The closest passenger airport to La Derecha del Faro is El Jaguel International (Punta Del Este) Airport (PDP) in Uruguay, which is 77 km (48 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Derecha del Faro is Carrasco International (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 174 km (108 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Angel S Adami (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 195 km (121 miles) away.
La Derecha del Faro break location map and break info

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