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Chaguarama ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.7

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Chaguarama break guidePhoto by: gonzalo guerrero

Chaguarama Surf Guide

Chaguarama in Sucre is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the south southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The reef provides both left and right breaks. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

Chaguarama Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
26.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Chaguarama:

The best conditions reported for surf at Chaguarama occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Chaguarama (for consistent clean waves)?

augustBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Chaguarama with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of August. Clean surfable waves are typically found 10% of the time in August while 90% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 0% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Chaguarama Location Map

Interactive Chaguarama surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The closest passenger airport to Chaguarama is General Jose Francisco Bermudez (Carupano) Airport (CUP) in Venezuela, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Chaguarama is Guiria Airport (GUI), also in Venezuela, 86 km (53 miles) away.

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Chaguarama Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 8 May 2021, 05:45 Local Time
Saturday 08
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 10
SSE 10
ESE 10
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Swell History at Chaguarama

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Wind History at Chaguarama

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