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Punta Uva ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0
Accommodation: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Punta Uva Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.5 °C

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Monday, 15 October 2018, 20:04 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 11 11 11 4
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 10
S 5
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Punta Uva in Limon is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf Offshore winds blow from the south southwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the ideal wave angle is from the northeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of rocks and jellyfish.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Manzanillo, 4 km from Punta Uva.

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Punta Uva Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Playa Negra Puerto Viejo wx, 8 km from Punta Uva.


Air temperature
26.8 °C

Current weather near Punta Uva

Overall Punta Uva Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The closest passenger airport to Punta Uva is Cap Manuel Nino International (Changuinola) Airport (CHX) in Panama, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Punta Uva is Limon International Airport (LIO) in Costa Rica, 50 km (31 miles) away.
  • Third is Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) in Panama, 59 km (37 miles) away.
  • Palmar Sur Airport (PMZ) in Costa Rica is 114 km (71 miles) away.
  • Coto 47 Airport (OTR), also in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to Punta Uva and is 119 km (74 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Uva, Limon. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Uva sea temperature, Punta Uva photographs, Punta Uva detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Uva webcams, current wind from Limon live weather stations and Punta Uva 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 Uva.