uk es it fr pt nl

Playa Santa Teresa ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.9
Consistency of Surf: 4.1
Difficulty Level: 2.9
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.6
Crowds: 3.1

See all 18 ratings

Based on 7 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed
submit an eyeball surf report

Quick surf report for Playa Santa Teresa:

join our community of surf reporters
Playa Santa Teresa location mapLogo printSetup Email Surf & Wind AlertSecret spot?

Playa Santa Teresa Surf Forecast / Golfo de Nicoya / Costa Rica

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Saturday 25 Apr 2015 CST

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

Today's Playa Santa Teresa sea temperature is 29.6 °C (Statistics for 25 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 29.0 max: 30.5 min: 27.5 °C)

Saturday 25Sunday 26Monday 27Tuesday 28Wednesday 29Thursday 30Friday 01Sat
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Rating
(10 max)
2
0
2
2
0
2
1
0
1
1
0
3
3
1
3
3
1
2
2
2
3
4
4
Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

SW

SW

SW

SW

-

SW

SW

SW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SW

SSW

SW

SW

SSW

SSW

SSW

SSW
Period(s) (?)15151414-131313161615151514141613151518171622
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)13614312112701131081031461492702423342132132011891781812804378921071
Wind
(km/h)
5 NNW5
20 SW20
0 SW0
5 NNW5
20 SW20
10 WNW10
15 NW15
25 WSW25
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
25 SW25
0 ENE0
5 NNE5
20 WSW20
5 ENE5
5 SSE5
15 WSW15
5 SW5
5 S5
15 S15
5 NW5
5 SSW5
15 SSW15
Wind State(?)cross-
off
onglassglassoncross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
crossonglassglasscross-
on
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
High Tide
/ height (m)


7:54PM
2.19
8:35AM
2.12

8:53PM
2.05
9:35AM
2.06

9:57PM
1.97
10:36AM
2.05

11:02PM
1.97
11:33AM
2.11

11:59PM
2.01

12:22PM
2.19
12:50AM
2.09

1:07PM
2.29
1:33AM
2.18

1:46PM
2.39
Low Tide
/ height (m)

1:44PM
0.64
2:15AM
0.56

2:45PM
0.75

3:13AM
0.68
3:50PM
0.81

4:14AM
0.73
4:54PM
0.79

5:13AM
0.73
5:53PM
0.72

6:05AM
0.69

6:42PM
0.61
6:52AM
0.62

7:25PM
0.50
7:34AM
0.55

Note: the tide data above is for El Carmen which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Playa Santa Teresa.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Playa Santa Teresa blow from the NE.
 Saturday 25Sunday 26Monday 27Tuesday 28Wednesday 29Thursday 30Friday 01Sat
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
Night
AM
PM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
Summary
some cloudsclearclearclearclearclearclearrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrsrain shwrssome clouds
Rain (mm)
-------21-51238156-1722111-
High °C
3130293029293130293230293130292828282827272929
Low °C
2929282929293029293029283029282828282727272929
Chill °C (?)
3130293029293130293230293130292828282827272929
Sunrise
5:26--5:24--5:24--5:24--5:24--5:24--5:22--5:22-
Sunset
-17:51--17:51--17:51--17:51--17:51--17:51--17:51--17:51
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Tue night. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Tue morning, min 28°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 69mm), heaviest during Thu night. Very warm air temperatures (max 31°C on Wed morning, min 27°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

FREE! Surf-Forecast.com widget for your website

The surf report / weather widget below is available to embed on third party websites free of charge and provides a summary of our Playa Santa Teresa surf forecast. Simply grab the html code snippet that we provide and paste it into your own site. You can choose your preferred language and metric/imperial units for the surf forecast feed to suit users of your site. Click here to get the code.

Information about the Playa Santa Teresa Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Playa Santa Teresa provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Playa Santa Teresa can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Playa Santa Teresa 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 Santa Teresa) 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 Santa Teresa 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 Santa Teresa is 51 km (32 miles) from Puntarenas. If you plan a holiday in Golfo de Nicoya, look for hotels and other accommodation in Puntarenas. Puntarenas has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.