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Puerto Caballas ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Puerto Caballas Spot ID

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Puerto Caballas

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Daniel Soria in backside, Puerto Caballas photo

Puerto Caballas

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Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.1 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 12:37 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 1.8
Period (s) 15 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
S 30
SSW 30
S 25
Wind State cross-

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Puerto Caballas in Ica is an exposed point break that has consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest.There is a left breaking point here. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Take care of rocks and isolation.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Puerto Caballas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Pisco Airport, 27 km from Puerto Caballas.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
19.0 °C

Current weather near Puerto Caballas

Overall Puerto Caballas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Puerto Caballas Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Puerto Caballas:

  • Closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    95 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    106 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    116 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    140 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Puerto Caballas:


  • The nearest passenger airport to Puerto Caballas is Pisco Airport (PIO) in Peru, which is 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Puerto Caballas is Jorge Chavez International (Lima) Airport (LIM), also in Peru, 237 km (147 miles) away.
Puerto Caballas break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Puerto Caballas, Ica. Use the tab navigation above to view Puerto Caballas sea temperature, Puerto Caballas photographs, Puerto Caballas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Puerto Caballas webcams, current wind from Ica live weather stations and Puerto Caballas tide predictions. The Peru swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Peru and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Peru wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Puerto Caballas.