Orrua Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind SSE
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.2 °C
Orrua in Pais Vasco is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the favoured times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the south southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the northwest. No beach break here and a right hand reef break too.. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of rocks / rips and pollution.
Overall Orrua Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Orrua is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 35 km (22 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Orrua is Bilbao Airport (BIO), also in Spain, 56 km (35 miles) away.
- Third is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 59 km (37 miles) away.
- Vitoria Airport (VIT) in Spain is 63 km (39 miles) away.
- Pamplona Airport (PNA), also in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Orrua and is 76 km (47 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Orrua, Pais Vasco. Use the tab navigation above to view Orrua sea temperature, Orrua photographs, Orrua detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Orrua webcams, current wind from Pais Vasco live weather stations and Orrua 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 Orrua.