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Marina Grande ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Marina Grande break guidePhoto by: Leo Tani

Marina Grande Surf Guide

Marina Grande in Caracas Area is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the south. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

Marina Grande Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
25.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Marina Grande:

The best conditions reported for surf at Marina Grande occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Marina Grande with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 20% of the time in September while 74% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
20%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
74%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Marina Grande Location Map

Interactive Marina Grande 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 Marina Grande is Simon Bolivar International (Caracas) Airport (CCS) in Venezuela, 3 km (2 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Marina Grande is Arturo Michelena International (Valencia) Airport (VLN), also in Venezuela, 117 km (73 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Marina Grande Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 26 February 2021, 00:51 Local Time
ThuFriday 26
10:30PM1:30AM4:30AM7:30AM
Wave (m) 1.8
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.8
ENE
1.8
ENE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 20
E 20
E
Wind State cross cross cross cross

Swell History at Marina Grande

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

Wind History at Marina Grande

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

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    • Icon  s33.4
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    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beach  redBreakwater
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    Reliability: inconsistent
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