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Plentzia ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.8
Difficulty Level: 1.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 1.8

Overall: 3.3

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Plentzia (calm at Bilbao Sondica Airport 13 km from Plentzia). no significant swell
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Actual: 55 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
ESE
Glassy
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Plentzia Surf Forecast / Pais Vasco / Spain

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 12 pm Sunday 17 Dec 2017 CET

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

Today's Plentzia sea temperature is 14.2 °C (Statistics for 17 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 13.6 max: 14.7 min: 12.8 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)-------------4--------3
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Wave
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Wind
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15
NW
15
WNW
10
SW
10
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15
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15
NNE
10
ENE
10
NNE
5
SSE
5
ESE
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NE
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5
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SSW
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NNE
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WSW
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High Tide
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3:59PM
3.42

4:14AM
3.56
4:33PM
3.44

4:49AM
3.60
5:08PM
3.43

5:23AM
3.59
5:43PM
3.38

5:57AM
3.54
6:18PM
3.29

6:33AM
3.45
6:54PM
3.17






Low Tide
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10:04PM
0.47
10:26AM
0.41

10:38PM
0.45
11:01AM
0.39

11:12PM
0.46
11:36AM
0.42

11:46PM
0.51
12:12PM
0.49

12:21AM
0.60
12:48PM
0.60







Note: the tide data above is for Sopelana which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Plentzia.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Plentzia blow from the SW.
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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
8:37--8:38--8:40--8:40--8:41--8:41--8:41--8:41-
Sunset
-5:37--5:37--5:37--5:37--5:37--5:38--5:38--5:39
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 12°C on Mon night, min 6°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 4°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Plentzia Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Plentzia provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Plentzia can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Plentzia 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 (Plentzia) 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 Plentzia 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.

Plentzia is 8 km (5 miles) from the city of Getxo. If you plan a holiday in Pais Vasco, look for hotels and other accommodation in Getxo. Getxo has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.