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Pacasmayo ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.7
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Pacasmayo Spot ID

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Type: beach reef and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.5 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 22:09 Local time
TueWednesday 26
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSE 10
SSE 10
Wind State cross-

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Pacasmayo in Lambayeque is an exposed beach and reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. A left hand reef. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Pacasmayo, 2 km from Pacasmayo.

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Pacasmayo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Chiclayo Capitán FAP José A. Quiñones Gonzales International Airport, 75 km from Pacasmayo.

moderate winds from the SE

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Air temperature
17.9 °C

Current weather near Pacasmayo

Overall Pacasmayo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Pacasmayo:

  • Closest city location
    1 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    17 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    34 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    36 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Pacasmayo is Capt Jose Abelardo Quinones Gonzales (Chiclayo) Airport (CIX) in Peru, which is 74 km (46 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pacasmayo is Capitan Carlos Martinez De Pinillos (Trujillo) Airport (TRU), also in Peru, 91 km (57 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pacasmayo, La Libertad & Lambayeque. Use the tab navigation above to view Pacasmayo sea temperature, Pacasmayo photographs, Pacasmayo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pacasmayo webcams, current wind from La Libertad & Lambayeque live weather stations and Pacasmayo tide predictions. The Peru swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Peru 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 Peru 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 Pacasmayo.