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Ilbaritz - Marbella ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.4

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Ilbaritz - Marbella Surf Guide

Ilbaritz - Marbella in La Cote Basque is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the west.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A popular wave that can get growded. Watch out for rocks.

Ilbaritz - Marbella Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s22.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
11.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Ilbaritz - Marbella:

The best conditions reported for surf at Ilbaritz - Marbella occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Ilbaritz - Marbella with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 42% of the time in October while 48% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 10% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
42%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
48%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
10%
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 Ilbaritz - Marbella 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 Ilbaritz - Marbella is Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France, 4 km (2 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Ilbaritz - Marbella is San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain, 21 km (13 miles) away.

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Ilbaritz - Marbella Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 16 January 2021, 12:13 Local Time
Saturday 16
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 1.6
NW
1.4
NW
1.4
NW
1.4
NW
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
SSE 5
W 5
WNW 5
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
glass glass cross-
on

Swell History at Ilbaritz - Marbella

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

Wind History at Ilbaritz - Marbella

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

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