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Langosta break guidePhoto by: Pure Life

Langosta Surf Guide

Langosta in Guanacaste is an exposed beach,reef and rivermouth break that has reliable surf Offshore winds are from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right and there are also left and right hand reef breaks on offer.. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Take care of .

Langosta Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeach,reef and rivermouthIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
29.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Langosta:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Langosta with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 8% of the time in January while 1% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 91% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
8%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
1%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
91%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Langosta Location Map

Interactive Langosta 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 Langosta is Nosara Airport (NOB) in Costa Rica, which is 39 km (24 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Langosta is Daniel Oduber Quiros International (Liberia) Airport (LIR), also in Costa Rica, 50 km (31 miles) away.

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Langosta Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 19 May 2022, 16:58 Local Time
Thursday 19Fri
3PM6PM9PM0AM
Wave (m)
1.5
SSW
1.4
SW
1.4
SSW
1.4
SW
Period (s) 16 16 16 16
Wind (km/h)
15
10
10
5
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
off

Swell History at Langosta

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

Wind History at Langosta

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

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Wave Buoys Nearest To Langosta: