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Playa de Carino ratings
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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Playa de Carino Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.6 °C

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Thursday, 18 October 2018, 05:36 Local time
Thursday 18
Wave (m) 2.2
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 30
ENE 30
NE 25
NE 25
Wind State on on on on

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Playa de Carino in Galicia is a very sheltered beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Rarely crowded here. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Santa Marta de Ortigueira, 5 km from Playa de Carino.

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Playa de Carino Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Estaca De Bares, 17 km from Playa de Carino.

wind obs. (6 kph from 291 degs) was rejected

Air temperature
14 °C

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Overall Playa de Carino Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa de Carino:

  • Closest city location
    Naron (Spain)
    21 mi
  • Second closest city location
    El Ferrol (Spain)
    25 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Oleiros (Spain)
    35 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    La Coruna (Spain)
    39 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Culleredo (Spain)
    40 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Playa de Carino is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa de Carino is Santiago Airport (SCQ), also in Spain, 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Third is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, 148 km (92 miles) away.
  • Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain is 178 km (111 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Carino and is 227 km (141 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa de Carino, Galicia. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa de Carino sea temperature, Playa de Carino photographs, Playa de Carino detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa de Carino webcams, current wind from Galicia live weather stations and Playa de Carino tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 (Europe) 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 de Carino.