Menakoz Spot ID
Photo credit: jimbotronic
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NNW | Wind SSE
Sea Temperature Today is: 14.5 °C
Menakoz in Pais Vasco is a fairly exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the south southeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north northwest. There is no beach break and there is right hand reef break too.. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of rips / rocks.
Overall Menakoz Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December
This picture describes the range of swells directed at Menakoz over a normal December, ... (show all text)
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- The closest passenger airport to Menakoz is Bilbao Airport (BIO) in Spain, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Menakoz is Vitoria Airport (VIT), also in Spain, 62 km (39 miles) away.
- Third is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 69 km (43 miles) away.
- San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain is 95 km (59 miles) away.
- Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Menakoz and is 117 km (73 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Menakoz, Pais Vasco. Use the tab navigation above to view Menakoz sea temperature, Menakoz photographs, Menakoz detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Menakoz webcams, current wind from Pais Vasco live weather stations and Menakoz tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 Spain (Europe) 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 Menakoz.