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Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Barranca Surf Forecast / Caribbean Coast / Dominican Republic

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 1 pm Saturday 15 May 2021 AST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
Barranca surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Barranca sea temperature is 27.7 °C (Statistics for 15 May 1981-2005 - mean: 27.6 max: 28.6 min: 27.0 °C)
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Barranca surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Barranca sea temperature is 27.7 °C (Statistics for 15 May 1981-2005 - mean: 27.6 max: 28.6 min: 27.0 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Wind reports 29 km away suggest it is still onshore at Barranca (fresh winds from the SE at Barahona Airport).

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29 km away, 1 h 1 min ago

Moderate
33 km/h
SE
30.0
27.7
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at Barranca today?

The current surf forecast for Barranca at 5PM is: 0.8m 6s primary swell from a East-southeast direction (forecast issued at 01:00pm May 15). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (AST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 May)3ft (0.9m)7s
Afternoon (15 May)2.5ft (0.8m)6s
Evening (15 May)2.5ft (0.8m)6s

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

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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
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Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
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Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
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Note: the tide data above is for Paraiso which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Barranca.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Barranca blow from the NW

Saturday
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Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
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