Punta del Diablo Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SE | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 12.4 °C
Punta del Diablo in West Uruguay is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the favoured times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Waves at the beach tend to peel to the right. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for dangerous rips.
Overall Punta del Diablo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Punta del Diablo
“If you study the map, you'll realize Punta del Diablo is in the very East of the country. Not West.
[Editors comments: fixed in database]”
Julia from URUGUAY - 27 Jan 2012
- The nearest passenger airport to Punta del Diablo is El Jaguel International (Punta Del Este) Airport (PDP) in Uruguay, which is 160 km (99 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Punta del Diablo is Cerro Largo (Melo) Airport (MLZ), also in Uruguay, 200 km (124 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta del Diablo, North. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta del Diablo sea temperature, Punta del Diablo photographs, Punta del Diablo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta del Diablo webcams, current wind from North live weather stations and Punta del Diablo tide predictions. The Uruguay swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Uruguay 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 Uruguay 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 del Diablo.