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Patole ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.6

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Patole Spot ID

The Captain at Patoles photo


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Clean morning, Patole photo


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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.8 °C

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Saturday, 21 September 2019, 11:51 Local time
Saturday 21
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 12 12 12 11
Wind (km/h) 15
ESE 15
SSE 20
SSE 15
Wind State cross-
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Patole in Sinaloa is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the east northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest.There is a left hand point break here. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Dimas Rivermouth, 7 km from Patole.

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Patole Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Culiacan, 32 km from Patole.

light winds from the E

Air temperature
32 °C

Current weather near Patole

Overall Patole Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Patole is General Rafael Buelna International (Mazatlan) Airport (MZT) in Mexico, which is 80 km (50 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Patole is Culiacan International Airport (CUL), also in Mexico, 138 km (86 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Patole, Sinaloa. Use the tab navigation above to view Patole sea temperature, Patole photographs, Patole detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Patole webcams, current wind from Sinaloa live weather stations and Patole tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Patole.