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El Arenal ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5
Accommodation: 2.0

Overall: 2.8

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El Arenal Surf Forecast / Cantabria / Spain

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Monday 03 Aug 2020 CEST
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El Arenal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Arenal sea temperature is 21.9 °C (Statistics for 03 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 20.8 max: 22.5 min: 19.6 °C)
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El Arenal surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Arenal sea temperature is 21.9 °C (Statistics for 03 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 20.8 max: 22.5 min: 19.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Cantabria

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at El Arenal (light winds from the ENE.(Wind varies from 350 to 140 degs) at Santander/Parayas Airport 12 km from El Arenal).

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Actual: 50 min ago

Light
7 km/h
ENE
Clean
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How big are the waves at El Arenal today?

The current surf forecast for El Arenal at 2PM is: 1.0m 10s primary swell from a Northwest direction and 0.2m 4s secondary swell from a North-northeast direction (forecast issued at 07:00am August 03). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (CEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (03 Aug)3.5ft (1.0m)10s
Afternoon (03 Aug)3.5ft (1.0m)10s
Evening (03 Aug)3ft (0.9m)10s

Table - waves today at El Arenal. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy(?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State(?)
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Monday
03
Tuesday
04
Wednesday
05
5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
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T spain.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T spain.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
1.1
NW
1
NW
1
NW
1
NW
0.9
NW
0.9
NNW
0.9
NW
0.9
NW
0.9
NW
0.9
NW
0.8
NNW
0.9
NNW
0.9
NW
0.8
NNW
0.8
NNW
0.9
NNW
0.8
NNW
0.7
NNW
0.6
NNW
0.6
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NNW
0.4
NW
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5
W
5
SSW
5
WNW
10
N
15
NNE
10
NE
5
ESE
10
S
10
S
5
SSE
5
NE
20
NE
25
NE
20
ENE
15
E
15
ESE
10
ESE
15
ESE
15
E
20
ENE
20
ENE
15
ENE
10
E
glasscross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
5:08AM
3.41
5:24PM
3.68
5:48AM
3.47
6:03PM
3.74
6:26AM
3.48
6:40PM
3.74
11:12AM
0.44
11:41PM
0.28
11:51AM
0.37
12:19AM
0.25
12:28PM
0.36

Note: the tide data above is for Santa Cruz de Bezana which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for El Arenal.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at El Arenal blow from the SSE

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