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Puerto Fiel Surf Guide

Puerto Fiel in Lima is a quite exposed point break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of the strong rips here.

Puerto Fiel Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon point  redPointIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
15.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Puerto Fiel:

The best conditions reported for surf at Puerto Fiel occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Puerto Fiel with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 9% of the time in March while 23% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 68% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
9%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
23%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
68%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Puerto Fiel Location Map

Interactive Puerto Fiel 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 nearest passenger airport to Puerto Fiel is Pisco Airport (PIO) in Peru, which is 94 km (58 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Puerto Fiel is Jorge Chavez International (Lima) Airport (LIM), also in Peru, 122 km (76 miles) away.

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Puerto Fiel Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 14 August 2022, 10:20 Local Time
Sunday 14
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m)
1.2
SW
1.3
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
Period (s) 17 15 17 17
Wind (km/h)
15
15
15
15
Wind State cross-
on
on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Puerto Fiel

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

Wind History at Puerto Fiel

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Puerto Fiel. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away
    • Icon point  redPoint/pier
    • Icon  s33.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    13km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Puerto Fiel: