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Arica ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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Arica Surf Forecast / Lima / Peru

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Friday 26 Feb 2021 PET
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Arica surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Arica sea temperature is 19.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 22.5 max: 25.3 min: 20.5 °C)
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Arica surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Arica sea temperature is 19.8 °C (Statistics for 26 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 22.5 max: 25.3 min: 20.5 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Arica (calm at Lima 23 km from Arica). 1.2m 11 s period swell from SSW

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23 km away, 1 h 48 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
SSW
23.0
19.8
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Arica today?

The current surf forecast for Arica at 9PM is: 0.9m 16s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 1.1m 11s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 06:00pm February 26). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (PET) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (26 Feb)--
Afternoon (26 Feb)3ft (0.9m)17s
Evening (26 Feb)3ft (0.9m)16s

Table - waves today at Arica. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM
22333222233344333223333
T peru.htsgw.metric.6.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1716161616151515151414141515151515141414141414
400395381353419344409393443367367515522522530544559480480413413396384
10
SSW
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSE
5
S
5
SE
10
SSW
15
SSW
10
S
5
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSE
10
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
10
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
SSE
10
SW
cross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
glasscrossononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossglassglasscross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
glasson
5:55PM
0.96
5:42AM
0.62
6:27PM
0.98
6:26AM
0.67
7:01PM
0.97
7:13AM
0.70
12:26AM
0.24
11:37AM
0.07
12:57AM
0.20
12:20PM
0.08
1:30AM
0.16

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 Arica blow from the NE

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM
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clear
clear
clear
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
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