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La Posta ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

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La Posta Spot ID

Type: beach and point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.8 °C

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 17:58 Local time
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7PM10PM1AM4AM
Wave (m) 0.8
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.5
S
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
ENE 20
NE 30
NNE 20
NNE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off

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La Posta in South Uruguay is an exposed beach and point break that is usually a safe bet. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the north. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south. The beach breaks are all rights and there is a left hand point break too. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for .

Uruguay wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Maldonado, 9 km from La Posta.

IS AT (local time)

La Posta Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Capitan Corbeta CA Curbelo International Airport, 23 km from La Posta.

light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 150 to 210 degs)

km/h
Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near La Posta

Overall La Posta Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to La Posta:

  • Closest city location
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    42 mi
  • Third closest city location
    44 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    75 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    79 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to La Posta is El Jaguel International (Punta Del Este) Airport (PDP) in Uruguay, which is 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Posta is Carrasco International (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 108 km (67 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Angel S Adami (Montevideo) Airport (MVD), also in Uruguay, 130 km (81 miles) away.
La Posta break location map and break info

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