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Playa del Hombre ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.3
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 3.1

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Playa del Hombre Spot ID

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Playa del Hombre

Photo credit: Barbaricoloco

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.8 °C

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Sunday, 18 March 2018, 10:02 Local time
Sunday 18
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
N 25
N 30
N 25
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Playa del Hombre in Gran Canaria is an exposed beach break that has very reliable surf. Autumn and winter are the favoured times of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north northeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. A popular wave that can get growded. Beware of .

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Playa del Hombre Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Las Palmas-gando, 7 km from Playa del Hombre.

light winds from the N

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Air temperature
17.4 °C

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Overall Playa del Hombre Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa del Hombre:

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

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa del Hombre, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa del Hombre sea temperature, Playa del Hombre photographs, Playa del Hombre detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa del Hombre webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and Playa del Hombre tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 Spain (Africa) 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 del Hombre.