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Punta Negra ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Punta Negra Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C

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Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 14:00 Local time
Tuesday 18
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 21 20 - -
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 30
SSW 30
SSW 25
Wind State cross-
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Punta Negra in Piura is an exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right with no particular seasonal pattern. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Paita, 8 km from Punta Negra.

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Punta Negra Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Talara/Cap. FAP Víctor Montes Arias International Airport, 58 km from Punta Negra.

light winds from the S

Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Punta Negra

Overall Punta Negra Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Punta Negra:

  • Closest city location
    5 mi
  • Second closest city location
    35 mi
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    35 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    36 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    36 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Punta Negra is Capitan Montes (Talara) Airport (TYL) in Peru, which is 57 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Punta Negra is Capitan Concha (Piura) Airport (PIU), also in Peru, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP), also in Peru, 192 km (119 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Negra, Piura. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Negra sea temperature, Punta Negra photographs, Punta Negra detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Negra webcams, current wind from Piura live weather stations and Punta Negra 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 Punta Negra.