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Playa del Hombre ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.9

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Playa del Hombre Spot ID

Little glassy, Playa del Hombre photo

Playa del Hombre

Photo credit: Barbaricoloco

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.5 °C

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Sunday, 17 December 2017, 14:03 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.1
N
2.0
NNE
2.0
NNE
2.0
NNE
Period (s) 13 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 35
NNE 35
NNE 35
NNE 35
NNE
Wind State cross-
on
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Playa del Hombre in Gran Canaria is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Often Crowded. Beware of .

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Playa del Hombre Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Las Palmas, 7 km from Playa del Hombre.

moderate winds from the N

km/h
Air temperature
19.3 °C

Current weather near Playa del Hombre

Overall Playa del Hombre Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Playa del Hombre Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa del Hombre:

  • Closest city location
    Telde (Spain)
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ingenio (Spain)
    7 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Aguimes (Spain)
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Las Palmas (Spain)
    8 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Santa Lucia (Spain)
    12 mi
Playa del Hombre break location map and break info

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