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Playa de Patos (El Pico) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.1
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 1.6

Overall: 3.4

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Playa de Patos (El Pico) (light winds from the WSW at Vigo-Peinador 18 km from Playa de Patos (El Pico)). 1.1m 10 s period swell from NW
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18 km away, 54 min ago

Light
7 km/h
WSW
21.0
20.3
Air / Water (°C)
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Playa de Patos (El Pico) Surf Forecast / Galicia / Spain

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 1 am Sunday 19 Aug 2018 CEST

Playa de Patos (El Pico) surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Playa de Patos (El Pico) sea temperature is 20.3 °C (Statistics for 19 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 19.2 max: 20.4 min: 18.0 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.8
NW
0.6
W
1.3
WNW
1
WNW
0.7
WNW
0.6
NW
0.5
W
0.5
NW
0.5
W
0.5
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0.5
W
0.5
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0.5
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0.5
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1.1
NNW
1.2
NNW
1.8
NNW
1.6
NNW
1
NW
1.8
NNW
1.7
NNW
0.8
NW
0.8
NW
Period(s) (?)914121110109988898777781212111110
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)106148488222104734039333337383524127121298280286889638162127
Wind
(km/h)
5
ENE
15
NW
15
ENE
5
ENE
15
WNW
10
ENE
5
ENE
15
WNW
5
E
0
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10
WNW
5
E
5
NE
15
WNW
20
NNE
25
NNE
30
N
25
NNE
20
NNE
25
N
20
NNE
20
NNE
20
NE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
crosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
11:10AM
2.32

11:48PM
2.22
12:27PM
2.28

1:06AM
2.19
1:38PM
2.35

2:11AM
2.27

2:33PM
2.48
3:00AM
2.40

3:17PM
2.64
3:40AM
2.54

3:55PM
2.79
4:15AM
2.68

4:29PM
2.93



Low Tide
/ height (m)

5:31PM
0.97

6:04AM
1.00
6:52PM
0.99

7:17AM
0.99
8:00PM
0.90

8:17AM
0.89

8:52PM
0.77
9:03AM
0.75

9:34PM
0.62
9:42AM
0.60

10:10PM
0.47
10:17AM
0.47

10:43PM
0.35


Note: the tide data above is for Nigran which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Playa de Patos (El Pico).New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Playa de Patos (El Pico) blow from the SSW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
2431322731302832272830272730292225221825231615
Low °C
2130232331262529252429252429191925151523171615
Chill °C (?)
2431322731302832272830272730292225221725231514
Sunrise
7:47--7:48--7:48--7:50--7:50--7:52--7:52--7:54-
Sunset
-9:29--9:28--9:25--9:24--9:22--9:22--9:20--9:17
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Sun night, min 21°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 30°C on Thu afternoon, min 15°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, fresh winds from the N by Fri afternoon).

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Information about the Playa de Patos (El Pico) Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Playa de Patos (El Pico) 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 Patos (El Pico) can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Playa de Patos (El Pico) 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 Patos (El Pico)) 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 Patos (El Pico) 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 Patos (El Pico) is 3 km (2 miles) from the city of Nigran. If you plan a holiday in Galicia, look for hotels and other accommodation in Nigran. Nigran has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.