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Rancho San Carlos ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Rancho San Carlos Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.7 °C

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Friday, 19 October 2018, 11:19 Local time
Friday 19
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 5
NW 5
S 10
SSW 10
Wind State glass glass cross cross-

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Rancho San Carlos in Baja Sur is an exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. A reef breaks right. Take care of rocks in the line up.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Acapulquito-Costa Azul, 3 km from Rancho San Carlos.

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Rancho San Carlos Tide Times and Tide Chart

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At Chileno Bay Los Cabos Municipality wx, 3 km from Rancho San Carlos.


Air temperature
29.7 °C

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Overall Rancho San Carlos Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Rancho San Carlos is Los Cabos International (San Jose Del Cabo) Airport (SJD) in Mexico, which is 27 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Rancho San Carlos is General Manuel Marquez De Leon International (La Paz) Airport (LAP), also in Mexico, 139 km (86 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Rancho San Carlos, Baja Sur. Use the tab navigation above to view Rancho San Carlos sea temperature, Rancho San Carlos photographs, Rancho San Carlos detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Rancho San Carlos webcams, current wind from Baja Sur live weather stations and Rancho San Carlos tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico 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 Mexico 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 Rancho San Carlos.