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Lobitos ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.6
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.4

Overall: 3.5

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Lobitos Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Saturday, 20 July 2019, 21:05 Local time
SatSunday 21
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 16 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 25
SSE 25
SSE 25
Wind State cross-

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Lobitos in Piura is an exposed beach and reef break that has quite reliable surf. Spring and Summer provide the best conditions. Ideal winds are from the east. Clean groundswells prevail and the optimum swell angle is from the northwest. There is a left hand reef break. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Baterias, 3 km from Lobitos.

IS AT (local time)

Lobitos Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Talara/Cap. FAP Víctor Montes Arias International Airport, 13 km from Lobitos.

light winds from the S

Air temperature
21 °C

Current weather near Lobitos

Overall Lobitos Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Lobitos is Capitan Montes (Talara) Airport (TYL) in Peru, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Lobitos is Capitan Concha (Piura) Airport (PIU), also in Peru, 112 km (70 miles) away.
  • Third is Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP) in Peru, 142 km (88 miles) away.
  • General Serrano (Machala) Airport (MCH) in Ecuador is 197 km (122 miles) away.
  • General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC), also in Ecuador is the fifth nearest airport to Lobitos and is 252 km (157 miles) away.
Lobitos break location map and break info

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