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Espanhol Surf Guide

Espanhol in Bahia - Norte is a reasonably exposed point break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. There is no point break. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Espanhol Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon point  redPointIcon  s0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
28.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Espanhol:

The best conditions reported for surf at Espanhol occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Espanhol (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Espanhol with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 3% of the time in May while 45% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
3%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
45%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
52%
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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Interactive Espanhol surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Espanhol Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 16 April 2021, 21:27 Local Time
FriSat
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 1.4
SSE
1.2
SSE
0.6
SSE
0.6
SSE
Period (s) 6 6 11 11
Wind (km/h) 30
SSE 25
SE 20
SE 20
SE
Wind State on on on on

Swell History at Espanhol

Surf stats for Espanhol, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Espanhol

Wind stats for Espanhol, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.1
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    5km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away

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