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Zancudo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

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  1. weather stationWind Update Offshore wind has become very light (calm at Casa Capuchin Canton De Aguirre wx 149 km from Zancudo). Surf should be turning glassy at Zancudo. no significant swell
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Zancudo Surf Forecast / Golfo Dulce / Costa Rica

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Thursday 23 Nov 2017 CST

Zancudo surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Zancudo sea temperature is 27.8 °C (Statistics for 23 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 27.7 max: 29.1 min: 26.7 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.4
SW
1
SSW
0.4
SSW
1.2
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.4
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0.9
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0.7
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0.8
WSW
0.4
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0.6
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0.7
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0.7
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0.5
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0.5
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.6
S
0.6
S
Period(s) (?)7666146613676181716161515141414141010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)127108157858010974675945371241621732151931881801161151156768
Wind
(km/h)
5
NNW
5
SSW
10
SW
0
WNW
5
SW
10
WSW
5
WNW
5
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10
WSW
5
NNW
5
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10
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0
NNW
0
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5
SW
5
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5
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10
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0
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5
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10
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5
NNW
5
NNW
Wind State(?)glasscross-
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glassglass
High Tide
/ height (m)

5:57AM
2.57

6:32PM
2.49
6:39AM
2.44

7:18PM
2.40
7:27AM
2.32

8:10PM
2.36
8:24AM
2.24

9:07PM
2.38
9:29AM
2.23

10:07PM
2.46
10:37AM
2.29

11:04PM
2.61
11:37AM
2.43

11:58PM
2.79

Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:53PM
0.76

12:15PM
0.58
12:35AM
0.87

12:58PM
0.70
1:24AM
0.96

1:46PM
0.80
2:21AM
0.99

2:40PM
0.86

3:25AM
0.96
3:41PM
0.86

4:29AM
0.85
4:41PM
0.79

5:29AM
0.66
5:40PM
0.66


Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Zancudo blow from the NE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
12-122163184165218--6--21-
High °C
2528262527262528272528272527262528272528272524
Low °C
2426252426252426252426252326252326252426252424
Chill °C (?)
2528262527262528272528272527262528272528272524
Sunrise
-5:28--5:28--5:28--5:28--5:30--5:30--5:31---
Sunset
--5:09--5:09--5:09--5:09--5:09--5:10--5:10--
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 50mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Fri morning, min 24°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 28°C on Wed morning, min 23°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Zancudo Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Zancudo provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Zancudo can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Zancudo surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Zancudo) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Zancudo may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Golfo Dulce? If you are looking for accommodation near Zancudo, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Golfo Dulce, consider staying in Golfito which is 14 km (9 miles) away. Other places in and around Golfo Dulce where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Puerto Armuelles which is 39 km (24 miles) away, La Concepcion, Pedregal and David.