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Punta Barigona ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Punta Barigona Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Golfo de Nicoya, Costa Rica)

Punta Barigona Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Sunday, 9 December 2018, 16:09 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 10
Wind State cross-
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Punta Barigona in Golfo de Nicoya is an exposed point break that has quite reliable surf Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest.The break here is a left hand point. It's sometimes crowded here. Watch out for dangerous rips.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For El Carmen, 2 km from Punta Barigona.

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At San Francisco de Coyote wx, 24 km from Punta Barigona.


Air temperature
30.2 °C

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Overall Punta Barigona Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Punta Barigona is Nosara Airport (NOB) in Costa Rica, 70 km (43 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Punta Barigona is Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO), also in Costa Rica, 112 km (70 miles) away.
  • Third is Quepos Managua Airport (XQP) in Costa Rica, 113 km (70 miles) away.
  • Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica is 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Palmar Sur Airport (PMZ), also in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to Punta Barigona and is 198 km (123 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Barigona, Golfo de Nicoya. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Barigona sea temperature, Punta Barigona photographs, Punta Barigona detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Barigona webcams, current wind from Golfo de Nicoya live weather stations and Punta Barigona tide predictions. The Costa Rica swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica 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 Punta Barigona.