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La Zurda ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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La Zurda Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.8 °C

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Thursday, 13 December 2018, 10:00 Local time
Thursday 13
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 10
N 15
N 15
NNW 15
Wind State cross-
off off off

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La Zurda in Golfo de Panama is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf Works best in offshore winds from the north northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. A left hand reef break. Best around high tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include rocks, pollution, locals.

Panama wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For San Miguelito, 4 km from La Zurda.

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La Zurda Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Chanis Panama City wx, 3 km from La Zurda.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
30.1 °C

Current weather near La Zurda

Overall La Zurda Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to La Zurda is Marcos A Gelabert International (Panama) Airport (PAC) in Panama, which is 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to La Zurda is Howard Afb Airport (HOW), also in Panama, 14 km (9 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Tocumen International (Panama City) Airport (PTY), also in Panama, 15 km (9 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Zurda, Gulf of Panama. Use the tab navigation above to view La Zurda sea temperature, La Zurda photographs, La Zurda detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Zurda webcams, current wind from Gulf of Panama live weather stations and La Zurda tide predictions. The Panama swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Panama 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 Panama 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 Zurda.