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La Timba ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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La Timba Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.2 °C

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Thursday, 19 July 2018, 12:49 Local time
Thursday 19
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 8 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 15
SSW 20
S 15
Wind State cross-

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La Timba in Lima is an exposed reef break that is usually a safe bet. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include urchins, rips and rocks.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Arica, 2 km from La Timba.

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La Timba Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lima, 28 km from La Timba.


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Current weather near La Timba

Overall La Timba Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Tide stations nearest to La Timba:

  • Closest tide station
    6 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    16 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    28 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    29 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to La Timba:


  • The nearest passenger airport to La Timba is Jorge Chavez International (Lima) Airport (LIM) in Peru, which is 44 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to La Timba is Pisco Airport (PIO), also in Peru, 173 km (107 miles) away.
La Timba break location map and break info

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