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La Santa - El Quemao ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.3

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La Santa - El Quemao break guidePhoto by: KT Canary Photography

La Santa - El Quemao Surf Guide

La Santa-El Quemao in Lanzarote is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. A left hand reef break. Best around high tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Watch out for rocks / crowds.

La Santa - El Quemao Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
21.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing La Santa - El Quemao:

The best conditions reported for surf at La Santa - El Quemao occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf La Santa - El Quemao (for consistent clean waves)?

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing La Santa - El Quemao 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 32% of the time in December while 52% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 16% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
52%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
16%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
La Santa - El Quemao Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 13:11 Local Time
Wednesday 25Thu
3PM6PM9PM0AM
Wave (m) 0.7
NNW
1.3
NNW
1.8
NNW
2.5
NNW
Period (s) 11 11 7 8
Wind (km/h) 25
NW 30
NNW 35
NW 45
NW
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Swell History at La Santa - El Quemao

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Wind History at La Santa - El Quemao

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