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El Zonte ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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El Zonte Surf Forecast / Costa del Balsamo / El Salvador

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Wednesday 05 May 2021 CST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
El Zonte surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Zonte sea temperature is 29.4 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 29.6 max: 30.1 min: 28.9 °C)
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El Zonte surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Zonte sea temperature is 29.4 °C (Statistics for 05 May 1981-2005 - mean: 29.6 max: 30.1 min: 28.9 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Costa del Balsamo

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at El Zonte (calm at San Salvador 32 km from El Zonte).

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32 km away, 1 h 2 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
ESE
21.0
29.4
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at El Zonte today?

The current surf forecast for El Zonte at 2AM is: 1.1m 14s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.9m 7s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 11:00pm May 05). The wind direction is predicted to be glassy and the swell rating is 3.

Time (CST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (06 May)3ft (0.9m)13s
Afternoon (06 May)3ft (0.9m)12s
Evening (06 May)3ft (0.9m)12s

Table - waves today at El Zonte. (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
Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
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T honduras.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T honduras.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T honduras.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.5
SW
0.5
SW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.5
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.9
SSW
1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.2
SSW
1.1
SSW
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5
SE
5
ENE
5
ENE
5
NE
5
SE
15
SSE
15
SSE
5
S
5
NW
10
NNE
15
N
10
NNE
5
NE
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
NNW
10
NNW
5
NNE
10
ENE
5
NE
10
S
15
SSE
5
WSW
15
WNW
5
WNW
10
N
5
ESE
5
SE
10
SSW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
NW
10
NNW
5
ESE
5
NNE
10
SSE
15
SSW
15
WSW
10
W
15
NW
5
WNW
10
NW
5
N
5
S
15
SSW
10
SW
10
W
15
NW
10
NNW
5
N
5
NE
10
SSE
15
S
5
SW
10
WSW
10
NW
15
ENE
5
ENE
5
N
crosscross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglassoffoffoffglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
glasscross-
off
offcross-
off
glassoncross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassoffcross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
glassonononcrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
glassglass
10:11PM
1.72
10:54AM
1.76
11:17PM
1.68
11:52AM
1.80
12:16AM
1.67
12:42PM
1.85
1:07AM
1.70
1:25PM
1.92
1:52AM
1.73
2:05PM
1.98
2:32AM
1.77
2:42PM
2.03
3:11AM
1.80
3:19PM
2.06
3:49AM
1.81
4:31AM
0.46
5:10PM
0.55
5:30AM
0.48
6:11PM
0.51
6:22AM
0.48
7:03PM
0.45
7:08AM
0.46
7:47PM
0.37
7:49AM
0.43
8:27PM
0.30
8:28AM
0.40
9:05PM
0.25
9:06AM
0.38
9:42PM
0.22

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at El Zonte blow from the NNE

Thursday
06
Friday
07
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM9AM12PM3PM6PM9PM0AM3AM6AM
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
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