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El Playon ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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El Playon Surf Forecast / Ica / Peru

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Thursday 15 Apr 2021 PET
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
El Playon surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Playon sea temperature is 17.4 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 20.5 max: 23.5 min: 18.8 °C)
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El Playon surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's El Playon sea temperature is 17.4 °C (Statistics for 15 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 20.5 max: 23.5 min: 18.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at El Playon (light winds from the NNE at Paracas 17 km from El Playon).

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17 km away, 2 h 20 min ago

Light
6 km/h
NNE
21.0
17.4
Air / Water (°C)
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How big are the waves at El Playon today?

The current surf forecast for El Playon at 2PM is: 2.0m 15s primary swell from a South-southwest direction and 0.1m 11s secondary swell from a Northwest direction, 0.8m 8s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 06:00am April 15). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (PET) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (15 Apr)7.5ft (2.3m)16s
Afternoon (15 Apr)6.5ft (2.0m)15s
Evening (15 Apr)7ft (2.1m)15s

Table - waves today at El Playon. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
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T peru.htsgw.metric.24.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T peru.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T peru.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
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2.4
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.2
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
2.1
SSW
2.1
SSW
2.1
SSW
2
SSW
1.8
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SW
1.7
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.3
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
2
SSW
1.9
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.8
SSW
1.7
SSW
1.6
SSW
1.5
SSW
1.3
SW
1.5
SW
1.7
SW
1.8
SW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.5
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.4
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.3
SSW
2.1
SSW
2.1
SSW
1.9
SSW
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15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
15
SSW
20
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
10
SSE
20
S
20
S
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
15
S
25
S
25
S
25
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SSE
20
S
20
S
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
30
S
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
25
S
25
S
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
30
S
25
S
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
25
S
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross
8:38AM
0.76
8:10PM
0.49
9:20AM
0.74
8:35PM
0.44
10:09AM
0.72
8:53PM
0.39
11:11AM
0.70
12:23PM
0.69
12:26AM
0.33
1:28PM
0.71
2:18AM
0.36
2:18PM
0.74
3:05AM
0.41
1:43AM
0.16
3:12PM
0.30
2:06AM
0.19
4:15PM
0.34
2:29AM
0.22
5:49PM
0.37
2:53AM
0.25
3:26AM
0.28
9:39PM
0.32
4:37AM
0.30
9:42PM
0.29
6:25AM
0.31
9:51PM
0.25
7:49AM
0.29

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at El Playon blow from the E

Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
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