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Masa Chapa ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Masa Chapa Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.7 °C

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Friday, 20 April 2018, 03:09 Local time
Friday 20
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 25
ENE 25
ENE 25
Wind State off off off cross-

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Masa Chapa in Leon Province is an exposed reef break that only works once in a while Offshore winds are from the northeast. Easily blown out by an onshore breeze Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. A right hand reef break. Best around low tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Hazards include rips and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Masachapa, 1 km from Masa Chapa.

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Masa Chapa Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Managua/Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport, 56 km from Masa Chapa.

light winds from the ESE

Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Masa Chapa

Overall Masa Chapa Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Masa Chapa is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, which is 56 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Masa Chapa is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 169 km (105 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Masa Chapa, Leon Province. Use the tab navigation above to view Masa Chapa sea temperature, Masa Chapa photographs, Masa Chapa detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Masa Chapa webcams, current wind from Leon Province live weather stations and Masa Chapa tide predictions. The Nicaragua swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Nicaragua 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 Nicaragua 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 Masa Chapa.