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Playa de Galizano ratings
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.0

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Playa de Galizano Spot ID

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Type: beach reef and point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.3 °C

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Thursday, 20 February 2020, 20:41 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 14 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 5
S 5
S 10
Wind State off cross-

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Playa de Galizano in Cantabria is a fairly exposed beach reef and point break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right and there is a right hand reef break as well. Best around low tide. Often Crowded.

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ajo, 6 km from Playa de Galizano.

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Playa de Galizano Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Santander, 7 km from Playa de Galizano.


Air temperature
13 °C

Current weather near Playa de Galizano

Overall Playa de Galizano Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February


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

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

Playa de Galizano Location Maps

Playa de Galizano Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Playa de Galizano:

  • Closest tide station
    5 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    El Astillero
    8 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Santa Cruz de Bezana
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    12 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    14 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Playa de Galizano is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa de Galizano is Bilbao Airport (BIO), also in Spain, 66 km (41 miles) away.
  • Third is Vitoria Airport (VIT) in Spain, 102 km (63 miles) away.
  • San Sebastian Airport (EAS) in Spain is 154 km (96 miles) away.
  • Anglet (Biarritz-bayonne) Airport (BIQ) in France is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Galizano and is 175 km (109 miles) away.
Playa de Galizano break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Playa de Galizano, Cantabria. Use the tab navigation above to view Playa de Galizano sea temperature, Playa de Galizano photographs, Playa de Galizano detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa de Galizano webcams, current wind from Cantabria live weather stations and Playa de Galizano 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 Galizano.