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

Overall: 2.8

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Cielito Lindo Surf Guide

Cielito Lindo in Baja Norte is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. It very rarely gets crowded here. Be wary of rips - they make surfing here dangerous.

Cielito Lindo Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
14.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cielito Lindo:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Cielito Lindo with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 9% of the time in July while 66% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 25% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
9%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
66%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
25%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Cielito Lindo Location Map

Interactive Cielito Lindo 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 nearest passenger airport to Cielito Lindo is General Alberto L Salinas C International (Ensenada) Airport (ESE) in Mexico, which is 173 km (107 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Cielito Lindo is Punta Penasco Airport (PPE), also in Mexico, 249 km (155 miles) away.

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Cielito Lindo Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 25 February 2021, 05:38 Local Time
Thursday 25
1AM4AM7AM10AM
Wave (m) 0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 5
N 5
NNW 0
N 10
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Swell History at Cielito Lindo

Surf stats for Cielito Lindo, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Cielito Lindo

Wind stats for Cielito Lindo, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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