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Playa de Vidiago ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 4.0
Accommodation: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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Playa de Vidiago break guidePhoto by: Nick Brick

Playa de Vidiago Surf Guide

Playa de Vidiago in Asturias is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Playa de Vidiago Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and reefIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
12.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Playa de Vidiago:

The best conditions reported for surf at Playa de Vidiago occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

februaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Playa de Vidiago with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 26% of the time in February while 44% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 30% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
26%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
44%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
30%
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 Vidiago Location Map

Interactive Playa de Vidiago 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 Vidiago is Santander Airport (SDR) in Spain, 67 km (42 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Playa de Vidiago is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD), also in Spain, 113 km (70 miles) away.

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Playa de Vidiago Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 15:38 Local Time
Wednesday 14Thu
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.6
NE
1.6
NE
1.6
NE
1.6
NE
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 25
E 20
ESE 15
ESE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off

Swell History at Playa de Vidiago

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

Wind History at Playa de Vidiago

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

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