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Los Pocitos ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.9
Consistency of Surf: 3.6
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.6
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.8

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Los Pocitos Spot ID

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Los Pocitos

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Los Pocitos

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Los Pocitos

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Barbara Hernandez (Foto: Danny Garrido), Los Pocitos photo

Los Pocitos

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Monday, 21 January 2019, 08:12 Local time
Monday 21
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 9 9 9 13
Wind (km/h) 15
E 15
E 15
E 20
Wind State off off off cross-

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Los Pocitos in Caracas is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Nov-April (Wet Season) provides optimum time of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the east with some shelter here from east winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights Best around mid tide. Sometimes crowded. Water quality is rather poor here.

Venezuela wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Maiquetia, 4 km from Los Pocitos.

IS AT (local time)

Los Pocitos Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Caracas Airport/Aeropuerto Internacional Simon Bolivar, 4 km from Los Pocitos.

wind obs. (6 kph from 140 degs) was rejected

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
23 °C

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Overall Los Pocitos Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Los Pocitos is Simon Bolivar International (Caracas) Airport (CCS) in Venezuela, 1 km (1 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Los Pocitos is Arturo Michelena International (Valencia) Airport (VLN), also in Venezuela, 115 km (71 miles) away.
  • Third is General Bartolome Salom International (Puerto Cabello) Airport (PBL) in Venezuela, 120 km (75 miles) away.
  • Valle De La Pascua Airport (VDP) in Venezuela is 189 km (117 miles) away.
  • Sub Teniente Nestor Arias (San Felipe) Airport (SFH), also in Venezuela is the fifth nearest airport to Los Pocitos and is 198 km (123 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Los Pocitos, Caracas. Use the tab navigation above to view Los Pocitos sea temperature, Los Pocitos photographs, Los Pocitos detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Los Pocitos webcams, current wind from Caracas live weather stations and Los Pocitos tide predictions. The Venezuela swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Venezuela 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 Venezuela 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 Pocitos.