Punta Galea Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind SSE
Sea Temperature Today is: 22.1 °C
Punta Galea in Pais Vasco is a fairly exposed point/jetty break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the south southeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Beware of rocks,polluiton.
Overall Punta Galea Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October
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Use this relief map to navigate to Pais Vasco surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Punta Galea
Tide stations nearest to Punta Galea:
- Closest tide stationBilbao2 mi
- Second closest tide stationSopelana2 mi
- Third closest tide stationZierbena3 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationBermeo16 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationLaredo21 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Punta Galea:
- Closest ski areaLunada (Spain)35 mi
- Second closest ski areaAlto Campoo (Spain)72 mi
- Third closest ski areaValdezcaray (Spain)76 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaPicos De Europa (Spain)100 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaLa Pierre Saint Martin (France)118 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Punta Galea:
- Closest city locationGetxo (Spain)1 mi
- Second closest city locationAlgorta (Spain)1 mi
- Third closest city locationLeioa (Spain)2 mi
- Fourth closest city locationPortugalete (Spain)2 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSanturtzi (Spain)2 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Punta Galea is Bilbao Airport (BIO) in Spain, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Punta Galea is Vitoria Airport (VIT), also in Spain, 58 km (36 miles) away.
- Third is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 65 km (40 miles) away.
- San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain is 100 km (62 miles) away.
- Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Punta Galea and is 122 km (76 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Galea, Pais Vasco. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Galea sea temperature, Punta Galea photographs, Punta Galea detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Galea webcams, current wind from Pais Vasco live weather stations and Punta Galea tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) 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 Spain (Europe) 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 Galea.