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Playa de Lanzada ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.6
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.8
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.5

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Playa de Lanzada break guide

Playa de Lanzada Surf Guide

Playa de Lanzada in Galicia is an exposed beach and reef break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the northeast with some shelter here from northwest winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and there is also a left hand reef break.. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded.

Playa de Lanzada Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
fairly consistent17.7°C

Surfing Playa de Lanzada:

The best conditions reported for surf at Playa de Lanzada occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

Spain wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Playa de Lanzada sea temperature, Playa de Lanzada photographs, Playa de Lanzada detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Playa de Lanzada webcams, current wind from Galicia live weather stations and Playa de Lanzada 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 Lanzada

Playa de Lanzada Surf:

Saturday, 30 May 2020, 19:35 Local time
Saturday 30Sun
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 9 9 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 10
SW 5
Wind State cross-
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Tide Times:

For O Grove, 5 km from Playa de Lanzada.

IS AT (local time)

Playa de Lanzada Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Pontevedra, 19 km from Playa de Lanzada.

light winds from the SSW

no report
Air temperature
20.8 °C

Current weather near Playa de Lanzada

Overall Playa de Lanzada Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May


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

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

Playa de Lanzada Location Maps

Playa de Lanzada Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Galicia surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Playa de Lanzada

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Playa de Lanzada:

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Wave buoys nearest to Playa de Lanzada:

Tide stations nearest to Playa de Lanzada:

  • Closest tide station
    O Grove
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    5 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    6 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Vilanova de Arousa
    9 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Playa de Lanzada is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa de Lanzada is Santiago Airport (SCQ), also in Spain, 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • Third is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 103 km (64 miles) away.
  • Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores is 135 km (84 miles) away.
  • Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Lanzada and is 162 km (101 miles) away.
Playa de Lanzada break location map and break info