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El Sunset (Benalmádena) ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.5

Overall: 3.1

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El Sunset (Benalmádena) break guidePhoto by: TONI LAGO

El Sunset (Benalmádena) Surf Guide

El Sunset (Benalmádena) in Andalucia is an exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A popular wave that can get growded.

El Sunset (Benalmádena) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon  beachBeachIcon  s33.1
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
inconsistent20.0°C

Surfing El Sunset (Benalmádena):

The best conditions reported for surf at El Sunset (Benalmádena) occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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El Sunset (Benalmádena) Surf:

Monday, 1 June 2020, 07:09 Local time
Monday 01
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 0.5
E
0.4
E
0.3
E
0.3
E
Period (s) 6 5 5 5
Wind (km/h) 0
W 5
WSW 5
SSW 5
S
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Tide Times:

For Benalmadena, 4 km from El Sunset (Benalmádena).

IS AT (local time)

El Sunset (Benalmádena) Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Malaga Airport, 10 km from El Sunset (Benalmádena).

light winds from the WNW

km/h
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no report
Air temperature
14.6 °C

Current weather near El Sunset (Benalmádena)


Sunset, El Sunset (Benalmádena) photo

El Sunset (Benalmádena)

Photo credit: TONI LAGO

El Sunset, El Sunset (Benalmádena) photo

El Sunset (Benalmádena)

Photo credit: TONI LAGO


El Sunset (Benalmádena) Location Maps

El Sunset (Benalmádena) Location Map

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Wave buoys nearest to El Sunset (Benalmádena):

Tide stations nearest to El Sunset (Benalmádena):

  • Closest tide station
    Benalmadena
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Torremolinos
    3 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Mijas
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Malaga
    11 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Rincon de la Victoria
    17 mi
El Sunset (Benalmádena) break location map and break info