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Generosa ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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Generosa Surf Guide

Genarosa in Fuerteventura is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the south. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. No beach break here and a left hand reef break too.. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Generosa Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
19.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Generosa:

The best conditions reported for surf at Generosa occur when a North-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Generosa with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 21% of the time in December while 75% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 4% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
21%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
75%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
4%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Generosa Location Map

Interactive Generosa 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 closest passenger airport to Generosa is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands, which is 33 km (20 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Generosa is Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands, 35 km (22 miles) away.

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Generosa Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 19 April 2021, 20:51 Local Time
MonTuesday 20
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 0.9
NNW
1.0
NNW
1.0
NNW
1.1
NNW
Period (s) 16 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 30
NNE 30
NNE 25
NNE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
on

Swell History at Generosa

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

Wind History at Generosa

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

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    • Icon  s43.8
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    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: consistent
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    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.6
    Reliability: inconsistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reefReef and point
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: consistent
    3km away

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