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Olas Verdes ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Olas Verdes Spot ID

Pelado, Olas Verdes photo

Olas Verdes

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light offshore winds, Olas Verdes photo

Olas Verdes

Photo credit: Paulo Preis

Type: reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.3 °C

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Thursday, 5 May 2016, 03:40 Local time
Thursday 05
4AM7AM10AM1PM
Wave (m) 0.4
SW
0.3
W
0.3
W
0.3
W
Period (s) 15 12 12 15
Wind (km/h) 15
W 10
WNW 15
W 25
W
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

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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.

Ecuador wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Playas, 3 km from Olas Verdes.

IS AT (local time)

Olas Verdes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Guayaquil/José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport, 83 km from Olas Verdes.

light winds from the SW

km/h
Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Olas Verdes

Overall Olas Verdes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • 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.
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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.


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