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Louro (Playa Area Maior) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.1
Consistency of Surf: 4.3
Difficulty Level: 3.9
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.5
Crowds: 4.6

Overall: 4.4

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Louro (Playa Area Maior) break guidePhoto by: Arume

Louro (Playa Area Maior) Surf Guide

Playa de Louro in Galicia is a sheltered beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Rarely crowded here.

Louro (Playa Area Maior) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
consistent17.0°C

Surfing Louro (Playa Area Maior):

The best conditions reported for surf at Louro (Playa Area Maior) 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 Louro (Playa Area Maior) sea temperature, Louro (Playa Area Maior) photographs, Louro (Playa Area Maior) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Louro (Playa Area Maior) webcams, current wind from Galicia live weather stations and Louro (Playa Area Maior) 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 Louro (Playa Area Maior)


Louro (Playa Area Maior) Surf:

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 23:12 Local time
ThuFriday 10
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 0.9
WNW
1.1
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.4
WNW
Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 20
N 20
N 15
N 15
NNE
Wind State cross-
off
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off
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off



Tide Times:

For Muros, 4 km from Louro (Playa Area Maior).

IS AT (local time)

Louro (Playa Area Maior) Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At Pontevedra, 51 km from Louro (Playa Area Maior).

light winds from the NNW

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Air temperature
22.8 °C

Current weather near Louro (Playa Area Maior)

Overall Louro (Playa Area Maior) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Louro (Playa Area Maior): see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Louro (Playa Area Maior): see the variation in direction and stength by month.


Good vibrations, Louro (Playa Area Maior) photo

Louro (Playa Area Maior)

Photo credit: Arume

Area Maior Beach, Louro (Playa Area Maior) photo

Louro (Playa Area Maior)

Photo credit: Arume

JK, Louro (Playa Area Maior) photo

Louro (Playa Area Maior)

Photo credit: Kunkler


Louro (Playa Area Maior) Location Maps

Louro (Playa Area Maior) 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 Louro (Playa Area Maior)

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Louro (Playa Area Maior):

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Wave buoys nearest to Louro (Playa Area Maior):

Tide stations nearest to Louro (Playa Area Maior):

  • Closest tide station
    Muros
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Carnota
    5 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Noia
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Boiro
    12 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Outes
    12 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Playa de Louro is Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Playa de Louro is Vigo Airport (VGO), also in Spain, 69 km (43 miles) away.
  • Third is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores is 170 km (106 miles) away.
  • Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores is the fifth nearest airport to Playa de Louro and is 200 km (124 miles) away.
Louro (Playa Area Maior) break location map and break info