Playa Bonfil ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 4.7
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Playa Bonfil Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Guerrero, Mexico)

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Playa Bonfil Spot ID:

Type: sandbar

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.5 °C

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Monday, 30 March 2015, 17:00 Local time

Monday 30 Tue
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
SW 25
WSW 20
W 10
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross-

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Playa Bonfil in Guerrero is an exposed sandbar break that has very consistent surf and works all around the year. The best wind direction is from the north. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south southwest. Waves at the sandbar break both left and right. Sometimes crowded. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

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Live Weather:

At Acapulco, 24 km from Playa Bonfil.

light winds from the SW

Air temperature
32.2 °C

Current weather near Playa Bonfil

Overall Playa Bonfil Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Visitor Reviews of Playa Bonfil

valdiño from MEXICO writes:

Playa bonfil es uno de los mejores puntos de guerrero y talves del país te recomiendo la temporada de invierno se ponen súper t invito a conocerla saludos prossss.


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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Playa Bonfil:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Rio Papagayo 9 mi
Second closest break Playa Princess 9 mi
Third closest break Revolcadero 11 mi
Fourth closest break Cacas Point 13 mi
Fifth closest break Dorado Dos 26 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Playa Bonfil:

Closest wave buoy Bay of Campeche Buoy 520 mi
Second closest wave buoy Corpus Christi Buoy 732 mi
Third closest wave buoy West Gulf Buoy 736 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Freeport Buoy 819 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Mid Gulf Buoy 905 mi

Tide stations nearest to Playa Bonfil:

Closest tide station Acapulco 14 mi
Second closest tide station Marquelia 62 mi
Third closest tide station Zihuatanejo 135 mi
Fourth closest tide station Ixtapa 142 mi
Fifth closest tide station Cardenas (Melchor Ocampo) 181 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Playa Bonfil:

Closest ski area Ski Apache (United States) 1203 mi
Second closest ski area Mt Lemmon Ski Valley (United States) 1288 mi
Third closest ski area Sunrise Park Resort (United States) 1339 mi
Fourth closest ski area Sandia Peak (United States) 1342 mi
Fifth closest ski area Ski Santa Fe (United States) 1364 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa Bonfil:

Closest city location Acapulco (Mexico) 14 mi
Second closest city location Zanjón (Mexico) 60 mi
Third closest city location Chilpancingo (Mexico) 60 mi
Fourth closest city location Tlapa de Comonfort (Mexico) 97 mi
Fifth closest city location Iguala de la Independencia (Mexico) 114 mi
  • The nearest passenger airport to Playa Bonfil is General Juan N Alvarez International (Acapulco) Airport (ACA) in Mexico, which is 5 km (3 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Playa Bonfil is Ixtapa Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH), also in Mexico, 208 km (129 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa Bonfil, Guerrero. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa Bonfil sea temperature, Playa Bonfil photographs, Playa Bonfil detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa Bonfil webcams, current wind from Guerrero live weather stations and Playa Bonfil 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 Playa Bonfil.


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