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Playa de Malpica ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 4.2
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.8

Overall: 4.1

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Playa de Malpica (calm at Laracha 27 km from Playa de Malpica). 0.5m 10 s period swell from W
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27 km away, 1 h 8 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
WNW
21.0
16.1
Air / Water (°C)
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Playa de Malpica Surf Forecast / Galicia / Spain

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Wednesday 24 May 2017 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 16.1 °C (Statistics for 24 May 1981-2005 - mean: 15.3 max: 17.0 min: 13.8 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)101212111111121110109151211101010101311121111
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)1045055284764035105194033202001133628844863311771301222869911100927752
Wind
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5 SSW5
0 SSE0
10 WNW10
10 W10
5 WNW5
15 NW15
0 ESE0
5 ENE5
15 NNE15
5 SE5
10 W10
5 NW5
5 SE5
5 W5
10 NNW10
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
15 NW15
0 NE0
5 NNE5
15 NNW15
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
Wind State(?)glassglasscrosscrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
4:19AM
3.51

4:44PM
3.59

5:07AM
3.59
5:31PM
3.68

5:56AM
3.57
6:18PM
3.68

6:46AM
3.45
7:07PM
3.59

7:37AM
3.26
7:59PM
3.42

8:32AM
3.04

8:55PM
3.21
9:32AM
2.81

9:55PM
3.00

Low Tide
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10:08PM
0.06
10:31AM
-0.07

10:56PM
-0.09
11:18AM
-0.12

11:45PM
-0.16
12:05PM
-0.08

12:35AM
-0.13
12:53PM
0.05

1:26AM
-0.00
1:43PM
0.24

2:21AM
0.19

2:37PM
0.46
3:19AM
0.41

3:37PM
0.67


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
2624282117181718211918201718181717201718211814
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
2624282117181718211918201718181717201718211814
Sunrise
-7:01--7:01--7:01--7:00--6:58--6:58--6:58--6:58
Sunset
--10:01--10:02--10:04--10:05--10:05--10:06--10:07--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Thu afternoon, min 14°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Wed afternoon, min 14°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.