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Manzanillo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Manzanillo Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.4 °C

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Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 04:56 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.1
SSW
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SSW
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SSW
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Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
N 5
WNW 15
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Manzanillo in West Guerrero is an exposed reef and point break that is often working and works all around the year. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest.There is a left breaking point here. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of rips and rocks.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For La Saladita, 4 km from Manzanillo.

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Manzanillo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP8478, 144 km from Manzanillo.

light winds from the NW

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Air temperature
25.0 °C

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Overall Manzanillo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The closest passenger airport to Manzanillo is Ixtapa Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH) in Mexico, which is 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Manzanillo is Lazaro Cardenas (Lazard Cardenas) Airport (LZC), also in Mexico, 54 km (34 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Licenciado Y Gen Ignacio Lopez Rayon (Uruapan) Airport (UPN), also in Mexico, 180 km (112 miles) away.
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