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Playa Guiones ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 4.6
Difficulty Level: 3.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.2

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Playa Guiones Surf Forecast / Guanacaste / Costa Rica

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Thursday 28 May 2015 CST

Playa Guiones surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Playa Guiones sea temperature is 30.9 °C (Statistics for 28 May 1981-2005 - mean: 28.5 max: 30.3 min: 27.4 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1716161515141414131316141414142019181817161615
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)389581532450410341331265215202198100164224116396595463777700675553456
Wind
(km/h)
25 SSE25
10 ESE10
5 NE5
20 SW20
5 SSE5
10 N10
20 WSW20
10 SSW10
10 NNW10
20 WSW20
10 SW10
10 NW10
20 WSW20
10 W10
5 N5
15 SW15
5 WNW5
5 N5
15 WSW15
10 NW10
10 N10
15 WSW15
5 W5
Wind State(?)cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

11:07PM
1.68
11:30AM
1.89

11:59PM
1.72

12:17PM
1.96
12:49AM
1.79

1:02PM
2.04
1:34AM
1.87

1:43PM
2.12
2:16AM
1.94

2:24PM
2.19
2:57AM
2.02

3:05PM
2.24

3:38AM
2.08
3:47PM
2.26

Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:01PM
0.64

5:07AM
0.64
5:53PM
0.56

5:59AM
0.60

6:42PM
0.47
6:46AM
0.54

7:25PM
0.38
7:31AM
0.48

8:07PM
0.29
8:13AM
0.42

8:47PM
0.21
8:55AM
0.36

9:28PM
0.15
9:36AM
0.32


Note: the tide data above is for Guiones (Playa Nosara) which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Playa Guiones.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Playa Guiones blow from the E.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
-2-------2--36232473956
High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
3028312927302928312928302928313028302928303028
Sunrise
--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--5:20--
Sunset
17:59--17:59--17:59--18:00--18:00--18:00--18:00--18:00-
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Fri morning, min 26°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 50mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Tue morning, min 27°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Playa Guiones Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Playa Guiones provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Playa Guiones can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Playa Guiones surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Playa Guiones) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Playa Guiones may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Playa Guiones is 35 km (22 miles) from Nicoya. If you plan a holiday in Guanacaste, look for hotels and other accommodation in Nicoya. Nicoya has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.