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Ostional ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Ostional Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.6 °C

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Friday, 22 February 2019, 09:16 Local time
Friday 22
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 30
ENE 30
ENE 30
ENE 30
Wind State off off off off

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Ostional in Rivas Province is an exposed beach and reef break that only works once in a while Offshore winds are from the northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of rips and rocks.

Nicaragua wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For El Coco, 9 km from Ostional.

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Ostional Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rivas Airport, 36 km from Ostional.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
27 °C

Current weather near Ostional

Overall Ostional Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Town and city forecasts close to Ostional:

  • Closest city location
    24 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Liberia (Costa Rica)
    39 mi
  • Third closest city location
    San Jose (Costa Rica)
    43 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    60 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    60 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ostional is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, which is 60 km (37 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ostional is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, 125 km (78 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Nosara Airport (NOB) in Costa Rica, 125 km (78 miles) away.
Ostional break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ostional, Rivas Province. Use the tab navigation above to view Ostional sea temperature, Ostional photographs, Ostional detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ostional webcams, current wind from Rivas Province live weather stations and Ostional tide predictions. The Nicaragua swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Nicaragua 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 Nicaragua 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 Ostional.