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Punta Rocas ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 2.9

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Punta Rocas

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Punta Rocas

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Punta Rocas

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Punta Rocas

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Type: point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.3 °C

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 00:25 Local time
MonTuesday 11
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 15 15 14 14
Wind (km/h) 10
S 10
S 10
S 10
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Punta Rocas in Lima is an exposed reef break that is usually a safe bet. The best time of year for waves is autumn. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. Primarily a right hand reef break, although a left is also possible.. It's often crowded here. Beware of rips and rocks.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For San Bartolo, 3 km from Punta Rocas.

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Punta Rocas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lima, 40 km from Punta Rocas.


Air temperature
20 °C

Current weather near Punta Rocas

Overall Punta Rocas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    20 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    28 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    36 mi
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  • The nearest passenger airport to Punta Rocas is Jorge Chavez International (Lima) Airport (LIM) in Peru, which is 56 km (35 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Punta Rocas is Pisco Airport (PIO), also in Peru, 161 km (100 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Rocas, Lima. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Rocas sea temperature, Punta Rocas photographs, Punta Rocas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Rocas webcams, current wind from Lima live weather stations and Punta Rocas 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 Rocas.