Olas Verdes Spot ID
Type: reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 24.3 °C
Olas Verdes in Guayas is an exposed reef and point break that has quite reliable surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Rocks are a hazard.
Overall Olas Verdes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Use this relief map to navigate to Guayas surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Olas Verdes
Tide stations nearest to Olas Verdes:
- Closest tide stationPlayas2 mi
- Second closest tide stationPosorja12 mi
- Third closest tide stationSanta Elena42 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationPuerto Nuevo43 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationLa Libertad45 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Olas Verdes:
- Closest ski areaHuascaran (Peru)487 mi
- Second closest ski areaChacaltaya (Bolivia)1270 mi
- Third closest ski areaSki Arpa (Chile)2173 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaPortillo (Chile)2191 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaLos Penitentes (Argentina)2193 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Olas Verdes:
- Closest city locationPlayas (Ecuador)2 mi
- Second closest city locationSanta Elena (Ecuador)42 mi
- Third closest city locationGuayaquil (Ecuador)45 mi
- Fourth closest city locationLa Libertad (Ecuador)45 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSalinas (Ecuador)48 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Olas Verdes is Simon Bolivar International (Guayaquil) Airport (GYE) in Ecuador, 80 km (50 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Olas Verdes is General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC), also in Ecuador, 80 km (50 miles) away.
- Third is General Serrano (Machala) Airport (MCH) in Ecuador, 86 km (53 miles) away.
- Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP) in Peru is 101 km (63 miles) away.
- Mariscal Lamar (Cuenca) Airport (CUE) in Ecuador is the fifth nearest airport to Olas Verdes and is 161 km (100 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Olas Verdes, Guayas. Use the tab navigation above to view Olas Verdes sea temperature, Olas Verdes photographs, Olas Verdes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Olas Verdes webcams, current wind from Guayas live weather stations and Olas Verdes tide predictions. The Ecuador swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Ecuador 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 Ecuador 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 Olas Verdes.