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

Overall: 3.5

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Cumboto Surf Guide

Cumboto in Caracas Area is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. There is a left breaking reef. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for rocks and sharks.

Cumboto Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
26.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cumboto:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Cumboto with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 11% of the time in September while 83% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
11%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
83%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Cumboto Location Map

Interactive Cumboto 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 Cumboto is Simon Bolivar International (Caracas) Airport (CCS) in Venezuela, 5 km (3 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Cumboto is Arturo Michelena International (Valencia) Airport (VLN), also in Venezuela, 110 km (68 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
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Cumboto Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 15 April 2021, 14:07 Local Time
Thursday 15
10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM
Wave (m) 0.6
ENE
0.7
NE
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 15
ENE 15
ENE 15
E
Wind State cross-
on
on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Cumboto

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

Wind History at Cumboto

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

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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beach  redBreakwater
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    Reliability: inconsistent
    20km away

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