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Playa de Candas ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 1.7
Difficulty Level: 3.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.4

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Playa de Candas Spot ID

Playa de Candas photo

Playa de Candas

Photo credit: M Belén

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.9 °C

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Tuesday, 15 October 2019, 23:50 Local time
TueWednesday 16
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 9 10 10 11
Wind (km/h) 10
SSE 10
SSE 10
SSE 10
Wind State off off off off

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Playa de Candas in Asturias is a fairly exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the south with some shelter here from southwest winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around mid tide when the tide is falling. Often Crowded.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Luanco, 4 km from Playa de Candas.

IS AT (local time)

Playa de Candas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Asturias Aviles, 22 km from Playa de Candas.

light winds from the WSW

Air temperature
12.9 °C

Current weather near Playa de Candas

Buoy Data:

At Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy, 117 miles from Playa de Candas.

  7PM 8PM 9PM 10PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 3.6
Dominant period (s) 7 7 7 -

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Overall Playa de Candas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


Surf stats for Playa de Candas: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Playa de Candas: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

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Playa de Candas Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Playa de Candas:

  • Closest city location
    Gijon (Spain)
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Aviles (Spain)
    7 mi
  • Third closest city location
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Oviedo (Spain)
    17 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Sama (Spain)
    21 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Playa de Candas is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, which is 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Playa de Candas is Santander Airport (SDR), also in Spain, 157 km (98 miles) away.
Playa de Candas break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa de Candas, Asturias. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa de Candas sea temperature, Playa de Candas photographs, Playa de Candas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa de Candas webcams, current wind from Asturias live weather stations and Playa de Candas tide predictions. The Spain (Europe) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Europe) and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Spain (Europe) wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Playa de Candas.