uk es it fr pt nl
The Tree ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

The Tree Spot ID

Goofyfoot, The Tree photo

The Tree

Photo credit: Mario Ruta

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 07:06 Local time
Thursday 15
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 16 16 16 16
Wind (km/h) 5
SW 15
SSW 15
Wind State glass on on cross-

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

The Tree in Golfo de Nicoya is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf The best wind direction is from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for crocodiles,snakes.

Costa Rica wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gully's, 2 km from The Tree.

IS AT (local time)

The Tree Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SuperSol Esterillos Oeste Parrita wx, 12 km from The Tree.


Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
23.9 °C

Current weather near The Tree

Overall The Tree Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

The figure describes the variation of swells directed at The Tree over a normal Novembe... (show all text)

This chart shows how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different directio... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single The Tree surf consistency graph.

Also see The Tree surf quality by season and The Tree surf quality by month.

Compare The Tree with another surf break.

The Tree Location Maps

The Tree Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to The TreeShoreline around The TreeRoads and rivers around The Tree

Use this relief map to navigate to Golfo de Nicoya surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of The Tree

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to The Tree:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to The Tree:

Tide stations nearest to The Tree:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to The Tree:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to The Tree:


  • The closest passenger airport to The Tree is Quepos Managua Airport (XQP) in Costa Rica, 53 km (33 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to The Tree is Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO), also in Costa Rica, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • Third is Nosara Airport (NOB) in Costa Rica, 124 km (77 miles) away.
  • Palmar Sur Airport (PMZ) in Costa Rica is 142 km (88 miles) away.
  • Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR), also in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to The Tree and is 154 km (96 miles) away.
The Tree break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for The Tree, Golfo de Nicoya. Use the tab navigation above to view The Tree sea temperature, The Tree photographs, The Tree detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, The Tree webcams, current wind from Golfo de Nicoya live weather stations and The Tree 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 The Tree.