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El Buey ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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El Buey Surf Forecast / Atacama / Chile

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 8 pm Wednesday 05 May 2021 CLT
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
El Buey surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Buey sea temperature is 16.9 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 20.6 max: 22.8 min: 18.8 °C)
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El Buey surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Buey sea temperature is 16.9 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 20.6 max: 22.8 min: 18.8 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Atacama

  1. weather stationWind Update Light wind has turned cross-on at El Buey (light winds from the SSW at Arica Chacalluta International Airport 15 km from El Buey).

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Actual: 45 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
SSW
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at El Buey today?

The current surf forecast for El Buey at 3AM is: 1.1m 11s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.2m 15s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm May 05). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 3.

Time (CLT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)3.5ft (1.1m)10s
Afternoon (06 May)3.5ft (1.1m)10s
Evening (06 May)3.5ft (1.1m)10s

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

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(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Wed
05
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thu
13
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SSW
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SSW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
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SSW
1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
0.5
SW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SW
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
2
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.2
SW
2.3
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.1
SW
1.5
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SSW
1.3
SW
1.6
SW
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SW
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WSW
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WSW
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SSE
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WNW
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SW
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WSW
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SW
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SSW
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SW
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SSE
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SW
15
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10
SW
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SW
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SSW
5
SW
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SSE
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SSW
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SW
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5
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5
SSW
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SW
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SSW
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SSW
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5:54PM
1.11
7:06AM
0.85
6:55PM
1.08
7:55AM
0.93
7:46PM
1.04
8:35AM
1.01
8:31PM
1.01
9:11AM
1.08
9:10PM
0.96
9:44AM
1.14
9:46PM
0.92
10:16AM
1.18
10:20PM
0.87
10:47AM
1.20
10:54PM
0.82
12:53AM
0.25
12:36PM
0.42
1:38AM
0.23
1:40PM
0.39
2:15AM
0.22
2:34PM
0.35
2:46AM
0.21
3:21PM
0.32
3:15AM
0.21
4:03PM
0.30
3:42AM
0.22
4:43PM
0.29
4:09AM
0.23
5:22PM
0.29

Note: the tide data above is for Arica, Chile which is 2 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for El Buey.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at El Buey blow from the E

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