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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.3 °C

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 13:51 Local time
Wednesday 18
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Wave (m) 4.0
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
3.5
SW
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 5
SW 15
WSW 20
SW 15
SSW
Wind State off cross-
off
off off

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Playa Blanca - Lota in Concepcion is a fairly exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the southwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Crowds are never a problem here. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Chile wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Lota, 2 km from Playa Blanca - Lota.

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Playa Blanca - Lota Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Concepcion Airport, 35 km from Playa Blanca - Lota.

light winds from the WSW.(Wind varies from 210 to 270 degs)

km/h
Air temperature
15 °C

Current weather near Playa Blanca - Lota

Overall Playa Blanca - Lota Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    4 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    16 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    25 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    27 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Playa Blanca - Lota:

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    4 mi
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    13 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    17 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    25 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Playa Blanca - Lota is Carriel Sur International (Concepcion) Airport (CCP) in Chile, which is 34 km (21 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa Blanca - Lota is Maria Dolores (Los Angeles) Airport (LSQ), also in Chile, 74 km (46 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Maquehue (Temuco) Airport (ZCO), also in Chile, 194 km (120 miles) away.
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