Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point) Spot ID
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 28.8 °C
Potrero Grande(OlliesPoint) in Guanacaste is an exposed point/Rivermouth break that has consistent surf Ideal winds are from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Hazards include rocks, sharks,sea crcodiles,sea-lice and isolation.
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At Managua/Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport, 149 km from Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point).
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Overall Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September
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Use this relief map to navigate to Guanacaste surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point)
Tide stations nearest to Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point):
- Closest tide stationSan Juan del Sur28 mi
- Second closest tide stationMasachapa81 mi
- Third closest tide stationPunta Arenas90 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationChacarita91 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationSan Juan del Norte (Greytown)143 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point):
- Closest ski areaHuascaran (Peru)1490 mi
- Second closest ski areaCloudmont (United States)1640 mi
- Third closest ski areaSky Valley (United States)1676 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaScaly Mountain (United States)1680 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSapphire Valley (United States)1687 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Potrero Grande (Ollie's Point):
- Closest city locationLiberia (Costa Rica)29 mi
- Second closest city locationRivas (Nicaragua)40 mi
- Third closest city locationSan Jose (Costa Rica)46 mi
- Fourth closest city locationJinotepe (Nicaragua)74 mi
- Fifth closest city locationDiriamba (Nicaragua)75 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Potrero Grande (OlliesPoint) is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 40 km (25 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Potrero Grande (OlliesPoint) is Nosara Airport (NOB), also in Costa Rica, 99 km (61 miles) away.
- Third is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, 149 km (93 miles) away.
- Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in Costa Rica is 199 km (124 miles) away.
- Quepos Managua Airport (XQP), also in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to Potrero Grande (OlliesPoint) and is 241 km (150 miles) away.
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