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Isla de Izaro ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Isla de Izaro Wind Statistics, March averages since 2006

The figure describes how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from different directions through a typical March. The longest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue indicates the strength, with dark blue showing the strongest winds. It is based on 2964 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2007, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Isla de Izaro, located 17 km away (11 miles). There are too few recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. Invevitably some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3.

According to the model, the dominant wind at Isla de Izaro blows from the NW. If the rose diagram shows a close to circular outline, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Isla de Izaro. On the other hand, dominant spokes illustrate favoured directions, and the more deep blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. Over an average March, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (light blue) about 14% of the time (4 days each March) and blows offshore 37% of the time (11 days in an average March). In a typical March winds stronger than >40kph (25mph) are expected on 4 days at Isla de Izaro

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.