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Mosca Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Mosca Point Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.1 °C

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Sunday, 20 January 2019, 20:51 Local time
SunMonday 21
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 12 11 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
NNW 25
NNE 25
NNE 30
Wind State off off off off

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Mosca Point in Gran Canaria is a sheltered beach and reef break that has quite consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the north. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the north. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include rocks, man-made danger (buoys etc...) and locals.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Arinaga, 3 km from Mosca Point.

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Mosca Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP606, 4 km from Mosca Point.


Air temperature
18.7 °C

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Overall Mosca Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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Town and city forecasts close to Mosca Point:

  • Closest city location
    Aguimes (Spain)
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ingenio (Spain)
    6 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Santa Lucia (Spain)
    9 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    12 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Telde (Spain)
    12 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Mosca Point is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Mosca Point is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS), also in Canary Islands, 116 km (72 miles) away.
  • Third is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN) in Canary Islands, 116 km (72 miles) away.
  • Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands is 167 km (104 miles) away.
  • Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands is the fifth nearest airport to Mosca Point and is 216 km (134 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mosca Point, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view Mosca Point sea temperature, Mosca Point photographs, Mosca Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mosca Point webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and Mosca Point tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 (Africa) 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 Mosca Point.