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La Ocho (Escambron Beach) Surf Guide

La Ocho (Escambron Beach) in Puerto Rico is a fairly exposed reef break that has very consistent surf. Works best in offshore winds from the south southeast and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the north. There is no reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded.

La Ocho (Escambron Beach) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
26.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing La Ocho (Escambron Beach):

The best conditions reported for surf at La Ocho (Escambron Beach) occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf La Ocho (Escambron Beach) (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing La Ocho (Escambron Beach) with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 19% of the time in November while 38% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 43% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
19%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
38%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
43%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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La Ocho (Escambron Beach) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 10 May 2021, 17:37 Local Time
Monday 10Tue
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.3
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1.4
E
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 25
E 15
ESE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at La Ocho (Escambron Beach)

Surf stats for La Ocho (Escambron Beach), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at La Ocho (Escambron Beach)

Wind stats for La Ocho (Escambron Beach), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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