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Arinaga ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Arinaga Spot ID

Arinaga photo


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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.2 °C

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Saturday, 7 December 2019, 17:23 Local time
Saturday 07Sun
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 9 9 9 8
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 30
NNE 30
NNE 30
Wind State cross-

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Arinaga in Gran Canaria is a sheltered reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the north. There is a left hand reef break. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Watch out for rips, crowds and rocks.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Arinaga (0 km).

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Arinaga Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Las Palmas/Gran Canaria Airport, 8 km from Arinaga.

fresh winds from the NNE

Light rain
Air temperature
20 °C

Current weather near Arinaga

Overall Arinaga Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

Surf stats for Arinaga: see the swell variation by month.


Wind stats for Arinaga: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Arinaga Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Arinaga:

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Tide stations nearest to Arinaga:

  • Closest tide station
    Playa del Ingles
    13 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    17 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Puerto Rico
    20 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Puerto de la Luz, Gran Canaria
    21 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Arinaga is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Arinaga is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN), also in Canary Islands, 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Third is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Canary Islands, 118 km (73 miles) away.
  • Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands is 164 km (102 miles) away.
  • Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands is the fifth nearest airport to Arinaga and is 213 km (132 miles) away.
Arinaga break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Arinaga, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view Arinaga sea temperature, Arinaga photographs, Arinaga detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Arinaga webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and Arinaga tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) 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 Spain (Africa) 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 Arinaga.