Playa de Montalbo Spot ID
Type: beach and reef
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C
Playa de Montalbo in Galicia is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the northeast with some shelter here from northwest winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves together with both left and right hand reef breaks offshore.. Best around low tide. Sometimes crowded.
Overall Playa de Montalbo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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- The closest passenger airport to Playa de Montalbo is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Playa de Montalbo is Santiago Airport (SCQ), also in Spain, 65 km (40 miles) away.
- Third is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 107 km (66 miles) away.
- Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores is 130 km (81 miles) away.
- Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Montalbo and is 158 km (98 miles) away.
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