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Playa de Castro ratings
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Playa de Castro Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.6 °C

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Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 14:06 Local time
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Wave (m) 4.0
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4.5
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Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 45
SSW 40
SW 40
SW 35
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Wind State cross-
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Playa de Castro in Galicia is an exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of the strong rips here.

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At Semaforo de Bares A Marufa O Porto De Bares wx, 5 km from Playa de Castro.

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19.1 °C

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Overall Playa de Castro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa de Castro:

  • Closest city location
    Naron (Spain)
    27 mi
  • Second closest city location
    El Ferrol (Spain)
    31 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Oleiros (Spain)
    42 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    La Coruna (Spain)
    45 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Culleredo (Spain)
    46 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Playa de Castro is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 73 km (45 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa de Castro is Santiago Airport (SCQ), also in Spain, 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Third is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, 138 km (86 miles) away.
  • Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain is 184 km (114 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Castro and is 225 km (140 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa de Castro, Galicia. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa de Castro sea temperature, Playa de Castro photographs, Playa de Castro detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa de Castro webcams, current wind from Galicia live weather stations and Playa de Castro 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 Castro.