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Playa de Malpica ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.7

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Playa de Malpica Surf Forecast / Galicia / Spain

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Thursday 30 Jul 2015 CEST

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

Today's Playa de Malpica sea temperature is 19.5 °C (Statistics for 30 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.1 min: 17.6 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)67776666988899111413121111101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)3504657745732652021381201208453465481340168539492986193512281085471374292
Wind
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30 NE30
35 NE35
35 NE35
30 NNE30
30 NE30
20 NE20
25 NE25
30 NNE30
10 ESE10
10 SW10
25 WSW25
15 S15
5 W5
20 N20
10 NNE10
15 NNE15
30 NNE30
20 NE20
25 NNE25
25 NNE25
10 NNE10
10 N10
5 NNE5
Wind State(?)cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

4:19PM
3.33
4:43AM
3.24

5:03PM
3.55

5:27AM
3.39
5:47PM
3.69

6:12AM
3.46
6:31PM
3.74

6:57AM
3.45
7:16PM
3.69

7:43AM
3.36

8:04PM
3.53





Low Tide
/ height (m)
10:05AM
0.33

10:34PM
0.18
10:49AM
0.14

11:19PM
-0.02
11:33AM
0.01

12:04AM
-0.13
12:17PM
-0.05

12:48AM
-0.15
1:02PM
-0.02

1:34AM
-0.07
1:49PM
0.09







Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Playa de Malpica blow from the S.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
7:22--7:22--7:24--7:24--7:26--7:26--7:28--7:30-
Sunset
-22:00--21:58--21:57--21:55--21:54--21:53--21:52--21:51
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 16°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Thu afternoon, light winds from the SE by Sat night).Long Range Forecast:Some drizzle, heaviest during Mon morning. Warm air temperatures (max 20°C on Wed afternoon, min 15°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Playa de Malpica Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Playa de Malpica provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Playa de Malpica can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Playa de Malpica 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 de Malpica) 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 de Malpica 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 de Malpica is 16 km (10 miles) from Carballo. If you plan a holiday in Galicia, look for hotels and other accommodation in Carballo. Carballo has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.