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Playa Finestrat break guidePhoto by: Jose Manuel Criado Gerber

Playa Finestrat Surf Guide

Playa Finestrat in Andalucia is an exposed beach break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Short period wind swells are the rule and the best wave direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Playa Finestrat Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
25.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Playa Finestrat:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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Interactive Playa Finestrat 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 Finestrat is Alicante Airport (ALC) in Spain, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Playa Finestrat is Murcia San Javier Airport (MJV), also in Spain, 97 km (60 miles) away.

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Playa Finestrat Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 27 September 2022, 23:39 Local Time
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Wave (m)
Period (s) 7 6 6 7
Wind (km/h)
Wind State off cross-

Swell History at Playa Finestrat

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

Wind History at Playa Finestrat

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

Playa Finestrat Reviews:

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mel from Spain
Finestrat is in Benidorm, Pais Valencia, not in Andalucia. cheers”

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