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Punta Ballena ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.1

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Punta Ballena Surf Forecast / Manabi / Ecuador

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 6 am Tuesday 18 May 2021 ECT
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Punta Ballena surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Punta Ballena sea temperature is 26.0 °C (Statistics for 18 May 1981-2005 - mean: 25.9 max: 29.5 min: 23.3 °C)
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Punta Ballena surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Punta Ballena sea temperature is 26.0 °C (Statistics for 18 May 1981-2005 - mean: 25.9 max: 29.5 min: 23.3 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for Manabi

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Punta Ballena (light winds from the S at Manta/eloy Alfar 93 km from Punta Ballena).

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How big are the waves at Punta Ballena today?

The current surf forecast for Punta Ballena at 10AM is: 1.1m 16s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.4m 4s secondary swell from a Southwest direction (forecast issued at 06:00am May 18). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (ECT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (18 May)3.5ft (1.1m)16s
Afternoon (18 May)3ft (0.9m)16s
Evening (18 May)3ft (0.9m)16s

Table - waves today at Punta Ballena. (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
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM
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T ecuador.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.102.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.108.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.120.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.126.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.132.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.144.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.150.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.156.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.168.cc23
T ecuador.htsgw.metric.174.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.180.cc23T ecuador.htsgw.metric.192.cc23
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
SW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
0.7
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
0.5
SW
0.6
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
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15
SSW
15
SSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
SSW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
W
15
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
SW
10
SSW
15
SW
15
WSW
20
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
15
SSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SSW
10
SSW
10
SSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
15
SW
10
SSW
15
WSW
15
WSW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
SW
10
WSW
10
W
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
8:00AM
2.32
8:05PM
2.23
8:54AM
2.28
9:05PM
2.16
9:55AM
2.31
10:15PM
2.15
10:58AM
2.40
11:26PM
2.23
11:59AM
2.55
12:32AM
2.39
12:55PM
2.73
1:30AM
2.58
1:48PM
2.90
2:23AM
2.77
1:37AM
0.66
2:05PM
0.95
2:26AM
0.74
3:04PM
0.98
3:24AM
0.79
4:12PM
0.94
4:29AM
0.78
5:21PM
0.81
5:35AM
0.71
6:23PM
0.61
6:36AM
0.59
7:19PM
0.38
7:33AM
0.44
8:10PM
0.16
8:26AM
0.31

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 Punta Ballena blow from the SE

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
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