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Playa Copey ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.3

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Playa Copey break guidePhoto by: vladimir quijada

Playa Copey Surf Guide

Playa Copey in Sucre is an exposed point break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the south. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. It's sometimes crowded here. Watch out for rips and sharks.

Playa Copey Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
26.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Playa Copey:

The best conditions reported for surf at Playa Copey 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 Playa Copey (for consistent clean waves)?

septemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Playa Copey with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 18% of the time in September while 68% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 14% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
18%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
68%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
14%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Playa Copey Location Map

Interactive Playa Copey 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 Playa Copey is General Jose Francisco Bermudez (Carupano) Airport (CUP) in Venezuela, 2 km (1 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Playa Copey is Del Caribe International Gen Santago Marino (Porlamar) Airport (PMV), also in Venezuela, 80 km (50 miles) away.

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Playa Copey Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 07:00 Local Time
Tuesday 20
4:30AM7:30AM10:30AM1:30PM
Wave (m) 0.6
ENE
0.6
ENE
0.6
NE
1.0
NE
Period (s) 6 6 9 4
Wind (km/h) 15
E 15
ESE 25
ENE 25
NE
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on

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Swell History at Playa Copey

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Wind History at Playa Copey

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