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Yacila ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Yacila Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.1 °C

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Friday, 27 May 2016, 19:06 Local time
Friday 27Sat
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 14 10 12 -
Wind (km/h) 30
SSW 25
S 15
SSE 10
Wind State cross cross-

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Yacila in Piura is an exposed beach break that has unreliable waves. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Peru wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Paita, 10 km from Yacila.

IS AT (local time)

Yacila Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Talara-Cap. FAP Victor Montes Arias International Airport, 63 km from Yacila.

moderate winds from the SSW

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Air temperature
26.3 °C

Current weather near Yacila

Overall Yacila Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    35 mi
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    35 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    37 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    39 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Yacila is Capitan Montes (Talara) Airport (TYL) in Peru, which is 62 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Yacila is Capitan Concha (Piura) Airport (PIU), also in Peru, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP), also in Peru, 196 km (122 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Yacila, Piura. Use the tab navigation above to view Yacila sea temperature, Yacila photographs, Yacila detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Yacila webcams, current wind from Piura live weather stations and Yacila tide predictions. The Peru swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Peru 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 Peru 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 Yacila.

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