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Espigon ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.2

Overall: 3.0

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Espigon Surf Guide

Espigon in Provincia Río Negro is an exposed Beach break that only works once in a while. Offshore winds are from the northwest. The optimum well angle is from the south southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. The location means that it never gets crowded. Take care of - Rocks.

Espigon Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
15.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Espigon:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Espigon with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 22% of the time in July while 22% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 56% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
22%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
22%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
56%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Espigon Location Map

Interactive Espigon 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. The nearest passenger airport to Espigon is Gobernador Castello (Viedma) Airport (VDM) in Argentina, which is 30 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Espigon is El Tehuelche (Puerto Madryn) Airport (PMY), also in Argentina, 248 km (154 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Espigon Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 13 May 2021, 20:59 Local Time
ThuFri
6PM9PM0AM3AM
Wave (m) 0.8
SE
0.8
SE
0.7
SE
0.7
SE
Period (s) 11 10 10 9
Wind (km/h) 15
NE 20
NNE 15
NNE 15
N
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

What does Espigon look like?

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Swell History at Espigon

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

Wind History at Espigon

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

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