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Playa de Berria break guidePhoto by: HABIBI

Playa de Berria Surf Guide

Playa de Berria in Cantabria is a quite exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the south. Surfable in an onshore breeze Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Likely to be crowded if working. Take special care here if it gets very crowded.

Playa de Berria Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Playa de Berria:

The best conditions reported for surf at Playa de Berria occur when a North-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Playa de Berria with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 34% of the time in November while 42% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 24% 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 Playa de Berria Location Map

Interactive Playa de Berria 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 de Berria is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 29 km (18 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Playa de Berria is Bilbao Airport (BIO), also in Spain, 48 km (30 miles) away.

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Playa de Berria Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 27 November 2021, 15:51 Local Time
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Wave (m)
Period (s) 12 13 13 13
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Playa de Berria

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

Wind History at Playa de Berria

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

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