Zicatela Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE
Sea Temperature Today is: 30.9 °C
Zicatela in Oaxaca is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. It's sometimes crowded here. Beware of sharks,.
Overall Zicatela Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Use this relief map to navigate to Oaxaca surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Zicatela
Tide stations nearest to Zicatela:
- Closest tide stationPuerto Escondido1 mi
- Second closest tide stationPuerto Angel40 mi
- Third closest tide stationSalina Cruz125 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationMarquelia127 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationSan Mateo del Mar139 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Zicatela:
- Closest ski areaSki Apache (United States)1319 mi
- Second closest ski areaMt Lemmon Ski Valley (United States)1435 mi
- Third closest ski areaSandia Peak (United States)1458 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaSki Santa Fe (United States)1475 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSunrise Park Resort (United States)1475 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Zicatela:
- Closest city locationSantiago Pinotepa Nacional (Mexico)71 mi
- Second closest city locationSanta Cruz Xoxocotlan (Mexico)84 mi
- Third closest city locationOaxaca de Juarez (Mexico)89 mi
- Fourth closest city locationSanto Domingo Tehuantepec (Mexico)126 mi
- Fifth closest city locationSalina Cruz (Mexico)126 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Zicatela is Puerto Escondido Airport (PXM) in Mexico, which is 4 km (2 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Zicatela is Bahias De Huatulco International Airport (HUX), also in Mexico, 87 km (54 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Xoxocotlan International (Oaxaca) Airport (OAX), also in Mexico, 134 km (83 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Zicatela, Oaxaca. Use the tab navigation above to view Zicatela sea temperature, Zicatela photographs, Zicatela detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Zicatela webcams, current wind from Oaxaca live weather stations and Zicatela 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 Zicatela.