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La Esmeralda ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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La Esmeralda Spot ID

Playa  de la esmeralda, sucre, venezuela photo

La Esmeralda

Photo credit: Luis Jimenez

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Friday, 21 September 2018, 03:25 Local time
Friday 21
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
ESE 10
ESE 15
ENE 20
Wind State cross cross cross-

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La Esmeralda in Sucre is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of rips and sharks.

Venezuela wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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La Esmeralda Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Del Caribe Santiago Mariño International Airport, 59 km from La Esmeralda.


Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near La Esmeralda

Overall La Esmeralda Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to La Esmeralda:


  • The closest passenger airport to La Esmeralda is General Jose Francisco Bermudez (Carupano) Airport (CUP) in Venezuela, 26 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Esmeralda is Del Caribe International Gen Santago Marino (Porlamar) Airport (PMV), also in Venezuela, 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Third is Antonio Jose De Sucre (Cumana) Airport (CUM) in Venezuela, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Maturin Airport (MUN) in Venezuela is 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • Guiria Airport (GUI), also in Venezuela is the fifth nearest airport to La Esmeralda and is 130 km (81 miles) away.
La Esmeralda break location map and break info

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