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La Nora Surf Guide

La Nora in Asturias is an exposed beach and point break that has quite consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the south. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights and there is a left hand point break as well. Best around mid tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Watch out for rocks / crowds.

La Nora Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
16.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing La Nora:

The best conditions reported for surf at La Nora 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 La Nora (for consistent clean waves)?

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing La Nora 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 47% of the time in December while 43% 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.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore La Nora Location Map

Interactive La Nora 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 La Nora is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, which is 36 km (22 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to La Nora is Santander Airport (SDR), also in Spain, 144 km (89 miles) away.

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La Nora Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 28 May 2023, 09:50 Local Time
Sunday 28
Wave (m)
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-
on cross-

Swell History at La Nora

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

Wind History at La Nora

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

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Wave Buoys Nearest To La Nora:

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