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Punta Chulluype Surf Guide

Punta Chulluype in Guayas is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. Spring and Summer provide the best conditions. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. Both left and right reef breaks. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rips and rocks.

Punta Chulluype Spot Info

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

Surfing Punta Chulluype:

The best conditions reported for surf at Punta Chulluype occur when a Northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

februaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Punta Chulluype with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 15% of the time in February while 12% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 73% 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 Chulluype Location Map

Interactive Punta Chulluype 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 Chulluype is General Ulpiano Paez (Salinas) Airport (SNC) in Ecuador, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Punta Chulluype is Simon Bolivar International (Guayaquil) Airport (GYE), also in Ecuador, 110 km (68 miles) away.

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Punta Chulluype Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 27 January 2023, 22:09 Local Time
FriSaturday 28
Wave (m)
Period (s) 14 14 14 21
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-
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Swell History at Punta Chulluype

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

Wind History at Punta Chulluype

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

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