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Punta Higuero ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Punta Higuero Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.9 °C

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Tuesday, 15 October 2019, 14:25 Local time
Tuesday 15
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 10 10 10 9
Wind (km/h) 5
NNE 10
N 10
ENE 15
Wind State glass cross-

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Punta Higuero in Atlantic is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Puerto Rico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Dogmans (Rincon), 3 km from Punta Higuero.

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Punta Higuero Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At BUOY-PTRP4, 0 km from Punta Higuero.


Air temperature
30.1 °C

Current weather near Punta Higuero

Buoy Data:

At Rincon Buoy , Puerto Rico, 2 miles from Punta Higuero.

  10AM 11AM 12PM 1PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.3
Dominant period (s) 11 11 11 11

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Overall Punta Higuero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October


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Town and city forecasts close to Punta Higuero:

  • Closest city location
    12 mi
  • Second closest city location
    34 mi
  • Third closest city location
    49 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    57 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    70 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Punta Higuero is Eugenio Maria De Hostos (Mayaguez) Airport (MAZ) in Puerto Rico, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Punta Higuero is Rafael Hernandez (Aguadilla) Airport (BQN), also in Puerto Rico, 19 km (12 miles) away.
  • Third is Mercedita (Ponce) Airport (PSE) in Puerto Rico, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Dominican Republic is 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci (San Juan) Airport (SIG) in Puerto Rico is the fifth nearest airport to Punta Higuero and is 122 km (76 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Punta Higuero, Puerto Rico. Use the tab navigation above to view Punta Higuero sea temperature, Punta Higuero photographs, Punta Higuero detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Punta Higuero webcams, current wind from Puerto Rico live weather stations and Punta Higuero tide predictions. The Puerto Rico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Puerto Rico and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Puerto Rico wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Punta Higuero.