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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 7 am Tuesday 28 Apr 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 15.5 °C (Statistics for 28 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 13.9 max: 15.8 min: 12.5 °C)

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

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Period(s) (?)781211101110788991010101010131212101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)6747625469276254191353574675566474688787650821651196117401324784602561
Wind
(km/h)
15 ENE15
20 NNE20
5 W5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
20 SSW20
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
20 SW20
15 S15
30 SSW30
30 WSW30
25 SW25
25 SW25
20 WNW20
10 WNW10
10 NW10
15 NNW15
Wind State(?)cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
1:40PM
2.44

1:57AM
2.62

2:30PM
2.60
2:45AM
2.76

3:10PM
2.77
3:24AM
2.91

3:46PM
2.94
4:00AM
3.03

4:20PM
3.08
4:34AM
3.12

4:53PM
3.19

5:08AM
3.18
5:25PM
3.25



Low Tide
/ height (m)

7:45PM
1.03

8:18AM
0.83

8:35PM
0.87
9:00AM
0.68

9:16PM
0.71
9:36AM
0.54

9:52PM
0.55
10:10AM
0.41

10:27PM
0.42
10:43AM
0.32

11:02PM
0.32
11:15AM
0.28

11:35PM
0.28


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
clearsome cloudssome cloudsclearsome cloudsrain shwrslight rainmod. rainheavy rainmod. rainlight rainrain shwrsmod. rainmod. rainrain shwrsmod. rainrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudsrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
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High °C
1216151317151516161616161617171718171617141314
Low °C
915111016131416151616151616161716151416121214
Chill °C (?)
1015141217141315141415151516161617161516131213
Sunrise
7:33--7:31--7:30--7:28--7:26--7:26--7:24--7:22-
Sunset
-21:32--21:34--21:35--21:36--21:37--21:37--21:39--21:40
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 53mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Cool air temperatures (max 17°C on Wed afternoon, min 9°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SSW by Thu night).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 51mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Sun afternoon, min 12°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Sun afternoon, calm by Tue morning).

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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.