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Noja Surf Guide

Noja(PlayadeTregandin) in Cantabria is a reasonably exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the south. Able to handle light onshore wind Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break offers mainly left hand waves. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Noja Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
16.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Noja:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Noja 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 33% of the time in January while 45% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 22% 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 Noja Location Map

Interactive Noja 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 Noja is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 26 km (16 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Noja is Bilbao Airport (BIO), also in Spain, 52 km (32 miles) away.

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Noja Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 22 May 2022, 15:36 Local Time
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Period (s) 10 10 10 6
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Swell History at Noja

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

Wind History at Noja

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

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