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Rocky Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Rocky Point Spot ID

Rocky Point Panama photo

Rocky Point

Photo credit: Bruno Sanchez Laws

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.9 °C

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Monday, 26 August 2019, 03:09 Local time
Monday 26
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 17 16 16 15
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
N 5
NW 5
Wind State off cross-
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Rocky Point in Golfo de Panama is a quite exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf Offshore winds are from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. There is a right hand reef break. Best around mid tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for rips and rocks.

Panama wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Playa Malibu, 5 km from Rocky Point.

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Rocky Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sora, 17 km from Rocky Point.


Air temperature
22 °C

Current weather near Rocky Point

Overall Rocky Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Rocky Point is Howard Afb Airport (HOW) in Panama, which is 55 km (34 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Rocky Point is Marcos A Gelabert International (Panama) Airport (PAC), also in Panama, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Tocumen International (Panama City) Airport (PTY), also in Panama, 84 km (52 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Rocky Point, Gulf of Panama. Use the tab navigation above to view Rocky Point sea temperature, Rocky Point photographs, Rocky Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Rocky Point webcams, current wind from Gulf of Panama live weather stations and Rocky Point tide predictions. The Panama swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Panama 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 Panama 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 Rocky Point.