Playa Grande Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Dominican-Republic – Amber Coast)
Playa Grande Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell N | Wind SE
Sea Temperature Today is: 26.9 °C
Wednesday, 19 June 2013, 04:53 Local time
For Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, 68 miles from Playa Grande.
At SHIP5550, 51 km from Playa Grande.
Overall Playa Grande Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June
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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Playa Grande:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||La Punta||0 mi|
|Second closest break||La Preciosa||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Boca de Yasica||10 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Cabarete||21 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Outers||22 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Playa Grande:
|Closest wave buoy||East of Bahamas Buoy||295 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||SW Atlantic Buoy||341 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Eastern Caribbean Buoy||484 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NE Bahamas Buoy||545 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Atlantic South Buoy||702 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Playa Grande:
|Closest tide station||Puerto Plata||42 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Sanchez||44 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Santa Barbara de Samana||58 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Santo Domingo (Ciudad Trujillo)||83 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Santo Domingo||85 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Playa Grande:
|Closest ski area||Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (United States)||1323 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Sapphire Valley (United States)||1327 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Scaly Mountain (United States)||1334 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Sky Valley (United States)||1337 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Appalachian Ski Mountain (United States)||1340 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Playa Grande:
|Closest city location||Nagua (Dominican Republic)||24 mi|
|Second closest city location||San Francisco de Macoris (Dominican Republic)||27 mi|
|Third closest city location||Moca (Dominican Republic)||34 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Santiago de los Caballeros (Dominican Republic)||40 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Puerto Plata (Dominican Republic)||41 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Playa Grande is Gregorio Luperon International (Puerto Plata) Airport (POP) in Dominican Republic, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Playa Grande is Cibao International (Santiago) Airport (STI), also in Dominican Republic, 63 km (39 miles) away.
- Third is Herrera International (Santo Domingo) Airport (HEX) in Dominican Republic, 133 km (83 miles) away.
- Las Americas International (Santo Domingo) Airport (SDQ) in Dominican Republic is 143 km (89 miles) away.
- La Romana International Airport (LRM), also in Dominican Republic is the fifth nearest airport to Playa Grande and is 182 km (113 miles) away.