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Point Pelua break guidePhoto by: Juan Figueroa

Point Pelua Surf Guide

Point Pelua in Caracas is an exposed point break that does not work very often. The best conditions for surfing are during the hurricane season. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the north northeast. There is no point break. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Watch out for - Urchins - Rocks - Localism.

Point Pelua Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
26.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Point Pelua:

The best conditions reported for surf at Point Pelua occur when a North-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Point Pelua (for consistent clean waves)?

novemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Point Pelua with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 8% of the time in November while 91% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 1% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
8%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
91%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
1%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Point Pelua Location Map

Interactive Point Pelua 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.

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Point Pelua Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 22 May 2022, 08:51 Local Time
Sunday 22
10:30AM1:30PM4:30PM7:30PM
Wave (m)
1.2
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.1
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Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h)
20
25
20
20
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Point Pelua

Surf stats for Point Pelua, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Point Pelua

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

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Wave Buoys Nearest To Point Pelua: