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Los Gatos ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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Los Gatos Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.6 °C

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Wednesday, 19 December 2018, 08:17 Local time
Wednesday 19
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 10
S 5
Wind State cross-
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Los Gatos in West Guerrero is an exposed reef break that only works once in a while. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a left hand reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Zihuatanejo, 4 km from Los Gatos.

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Los Gatos Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Punta Marina Zihuatanejo De Azueta Municipality wx, 3 km from Los Gatos.


Air temperature
24.4 °C

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Overall Los Gatos Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Los Gatos is Ixtapa Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH) in Mexico, which is 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Los Gatos is Lazaro Cardenas (Lazard Cardenas) Airport (LZC), also in Mexico, 80 km (50 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Los Gatos, Guerrero. Use the tab navigation above to view Los Gatos sea temperature, Los Gatos photographs, Los Gatos detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Los Gatos webcams, current wind from Guerrero live weather stations and Los Gatos tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Los Gatos.