Punta Manzanillo Spot ID
Photo credit: Domingo Parrales
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 24.5 °C
Punta Manzanillo in Tola Province is an exposed point break that has pretty consitent surf Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest.The break here is a left hand point. Best around mid tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Beware of rips and rocks.
For Playa Colorado, 3 km from Punta Manzanillo.
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At Managua/Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport, 86 km from Punta Manzanillo.
Dry and partly cloudy
Overall Punta Manzanillo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January
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Ski Resorts closest to Punta Manzanillo:
- The closest passenger airport to Punta Manzanillo is Managua International Airport (MGA) in Nicaragua, which is 86 km (53 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Punta Manzanillo is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR) in Costa Rica, 103 km (64 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Nosara Airport (NOB), also in Costa Rica, 162 km (101 miles) away.
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