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El Colegio ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.9

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El Colegio Surf Forecast / Tarapaca / Chile

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 2 am Friday 23 Apr 2021 CLT
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El Colegio surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Colegio sea temperature is 17.4 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 20.7 max: 22.6 min: 19.7 °C)
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El Colegio surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Colegio sea temperature is 17.4 °C (Statistics for 23 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 20.7 max: 22.6 min: 19.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Tarapaca

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at El Colegio (light winds from the SSE at Iquique/Diego Aracena Airport 32 km from El Colegio).

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32 km away, 48 min ago

Light
11 km/h
SSE
19.0
17.4
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at El Colegio today?

The current surf forecast for El Colegio at 4AM is: 1.7m 13s primary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 01:00am April 23). An open ocean swell of 0.3m 15s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 5.

Time (CLT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (23 Apr)5ft (1.6m)13s
Afternoon (23 Apr)4.5ft (1.4m)13s
Evening (23 Apr)4.5ft (1.4m)12s

Table - waves today at El Colegio. (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 (?)
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
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
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T chile.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T chile.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T chile.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
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1.9
SW
1.9
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
0.6
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.6
SW
0.7
SW
0.8
SW
1
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
1.6
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
1.9
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
1.5
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
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
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SSE
5
ESE
5
SSW
5
S
10
SW
10
SW
15
SW
10
S
5
S
5
SE
5
SSE
0
E
5
W
10
WSW
10
SW
5
SSW
5
SSW
0
SE
5
SSW
5
S
5
WSW
10
WSW
5
SW
5
SSW
5
S
5
S
5
SSW
5
SSE
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
5
S
5
SSW
5
SSW
10
S
5
S
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
5
S
5
SSW
10
SSW
5
S
10
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
5
S
5
SW
10
SSW
10
S
5
S
10
SW
15
SW
10
SW
5
SSW
5
SSW
5
S
5
SSW
5
SSW
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on
cross-
on
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on
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on
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on
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on
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on
cross-
on
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on
glasscross-
on
glasscross-
on
glassoncross-
on
cross-
on
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
glasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
glassglassglasscross-
on
glass
7:39AM
1.01
7:31PM
1.28
8:19AM
1.12
8:18PM
1.30
8:59AM
1.23
9:03PM
1.30
9:38AM
1.34
9:47PM
1.27
10:19AM
1.44
10:32PM
1.22
11:02AM
1.50
11:19PM
1.15
11:47AM
1.53
12:08AM
1.06
1:36AM
0.43
1:14PM
0.56
2:12AM
0.37
2:09PM
0.49
2:47AM
0.32
3:00PM
0.41
3:21AM
0.28
3:50PM
0.35
3:56AM
0.26
4:40PM
0.31
4:33AM
0.26
5:32PM
0.30
5:11AM
0.29
6:27PM
0.32
5:52AM
0.33

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

Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
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