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

Overall: 2.3

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Corpus Christi break guidePhoto by: Rob Zabroky

Corpus Christi Surf Guide

Corpus Christi in Texas is an exposed beach break that has inconsistent surf. The best conditions for surfing are during the hurricane season. Works best in offshore winds from the west northwest. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the ideal wave direction is from the southeast.. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rips, obstacles, sharks and jellyfish.

Corpus Christi Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBreakwaterIcon  s22.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
22.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Corpus Christi:

The best conditions reported for surf at Corpus Christi occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Corpus Christi with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 13% of the time in January while 58% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 29% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
13%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
58%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
29%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Corpus Christi Location Map

Interactive Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi is Corpus Christi International Airport (CRP) in USA, 34 km (21 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Corpus Christi is Kingsville Nas Airport (NQI), also in USA, 60 km (37 miles) away.

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Corpus Christi Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 15 April 2021, 13:19 Local Time
Thursday 15
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 1.1
ESE
1.1
ESE
1.1
ESE
0.9
ESE
Period (s) 7 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 20
E 25
E 35
E
Wind State cross-
on
on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Corpus Christi

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

Wind History at Corpus Christi

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

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    • Icon beachBeach/pier
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beach  redBreakwater
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon beachBeach/pier
    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s32.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    11km away
    • Icon beachBeach/jetty
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    25km away

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