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Popotla ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.9

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Popotla (calm at Tijuana BC PI Pacifico Proteccion Civil Baja California wx 20 km from Popotla). 2.1m 8 s period swell from WNW with an additional 1.8m 17 s period swell from WNW
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19.3
Air / Water (°C)
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Popotla Surf Forecast / Baja Norte / Mexico

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Friday 20 Oct 2017 PDT

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

Today's Popotla sea temperature is 19.3 °C (Statistics for 20 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 19.0 max: 20.3 min: 17.8 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1716161514171613131212121615141413131212111223
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)587949100365338428133936738938330930448155938931625322719915011167209
Wind
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5 S5
10 NW10
25 NNW25
15 NNE15
10 NNW10
20 NNW20
10 NNE10
10 N10
20 NNW20
10 NNE10
5 N5
20 N20
10 ENE10
0 SSE0
5 WSW5
10 SSE10
15 S15
15 SSW15
0 SW0
5 WNW5
15 WNW15
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
Wind State(?)glassononcrosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
10:23PM
1.74
10:03AM
2.09

11:04PM
1.63
10:31AM
2.03

11:48PM
1.52
10:58AM
1.96

12:43AM
1.41
11:29AM
1.86

2:06AM
1.34
12:07PM
1.75

4:27AM
1.36
1:00PM
1.64


5:51AM
1.45
2:36PM
1.57


Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:53AM
0.78

4:49PM
0.39
4:19AM
0.90

5:27PM
0.44
4:45AM
1.02

6:11PM
0.52

5:09AM
1.14
7:04PM
0.61

5:35AM
1.25

8:10PM
0.68
6:24AM
1.35

9:32PM
0.70
9:19AM
1.39



Note: the tide data above is for Rosarito which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Popotla.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Popotla blow from the SE.
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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 (?)
1719232629302832343234353333322924242222232020
Sunrise
-6:56--6:56--6:58--6:58--6:58--7:00--7:01--7:01
Sunset
--6:07--6:07--6:06--6:05--6:04--6:02--6:01--
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 34°C on Mon afternoon, min 16°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 35°C on Tue afternoon, min 20°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Popotla Surf forecast

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

Popotla is 7 km (4 miles) from the very large city of Rosarito. If you plan a holiday in Baja Norte, look for hotels and other accommodation in Rosarito. Rosarito has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as cheap car hire and transport links.