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Punta Care / Camuri Grande break guidePhoto by: Christian Mederos

Punta Care / Camuri Grande Surf Guide

Punta Care / Camuri Grande in Caracas is a reasonably exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the south with some shelter here from east winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. Best around high tide when the tide is rising. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rocks.

Punta Care / Camuri Grande Spot Info

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

Surfing Punta Care / Camuri Grande:

The best conditions reported for surf at Punta Care / Camuri Grande occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Punta Care / Camuri Grande (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Punta Care / Camuri Grande with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 1% of the time in June while 47% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Punta Care / Camuri Grande Location Map

Interactive Punta Care / Camuri Grande 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 Punta Care / Camuri Grande is Simon Bolivar International (Caracas) Airport (CCS) in Venezuela, 33 km (20 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Punta Care / Camuri Grande is Arturo Michelena International (Valencia) Airport (VLN), also in Venezuela, 145 km (90 miles) away.

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Punta Care / Camuri Grande Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 22 May 2022, 09:21 Local Time
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Wave (m)
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h)
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Swell History at Punta Care / Camuri Grande

Surf stats for Punta Care / Camuri Grande, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Punta Care / Camuri Grande

Wind stats for Punta Care / Camuri Grande, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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