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Careneros Point Break ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.8
Difficulty Level: 3.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.1

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Careneros Point Break Spot ID

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Careneros Point Break

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Careneros Point Break

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Type: point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Friday, 18 October 2019, 14:27 Local time
Friday 18
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 6 6 7 7
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 10
N 10
N 5
Wind State glass cross-
cross glass

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Careneros Point Break in Bocas del Torro is an exposed point break that has very consistent surf The best wind direction is from the west southwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the ideal wave direction is from the northeast.Surfers ride left hand point. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rocks, rips etc.

Panama wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bocas del Toro, Almirante Bay, Panama, 2 km from Careneros Point Break.

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Careneros Point Break Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Bocas Del Toro Airport, 2 km from Careneros Point Break.

light winds from the NNE

Dry and partly cloudy
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Overall Careneros Point Break Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Wind stats for Careneros Point Break: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Careneros Point Break Location Maps

Careneros Point Break Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Careneros Point Break:

  • Closest city location
    65 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Puerto Limon (Costa Rica)
    72 mi
  • Third closest city location
    San Isidro (Costa Rica)
    101 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Turrialba (Costa Rica)
    106 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Paraiso (Costa Rica)
    117 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Careneros Point Break is Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) in Panama, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Careneros Point Break is Cap Manuel Nino International (Changuinola) Airport (CHX), also in Panama, 34 km (21 miles) away.
  • Third is Enrique Malek International (David) Airport (DAV) in Panama, 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • Limon International Airport (LIO) in Costa Rica is 110 km (68 miles) away.
  • Coto 47 Airport (OTR), also in Costa Rica is the fifth nearest airport to Careneros Point Break and is 117 km (73 miles) away.
Careneros Point Break break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Careneros Point Break, Bocas del Toro. Use the tab navigation above to view Careneros Point Break sea temperature, Careneros Point Break photographs, Careneros Point Break detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Careneros Point Break webcams, current wind from Bocas del Toro live weather stations and Careneros Point Break tide predictions. The Panama swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Panama 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 Panama 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 Careneros Point Break.