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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 Surf Guide

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.

Punta Higuero Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:
consistent29.3°C

Surfing Punta Higuero:

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

Surf Forecasts:

Puerto Rico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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


Punta Higuero Surf:

Friday, 3 July 2020, 19:37 Local time
Friday 03Sat
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.8
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.6
ENE
0.6
ENE
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 15
N 10
SSE 10
SE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
off off



Tide Times:

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

IS AT (local time)

Punta Higuero Tide Times and Tide Chart


Live Weather:

At BUOY-PTRP4, 0 km from Punta Higuero.

light winds from the NE

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Air temperature
29.9 °C

Current weather near Punta Higuero

Buoy Data:

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

  3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.6
0.5
0.6
0.6
Dominant period (s) 5 8 7 7

All wavebuoys around Punta Higuero

Overall Punta Higuero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Surf stats for Punta Higuero: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for Punta Higuero: see the variation in direction and stength by month.


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Punta Higuero Location Maps

Punta Higuero Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Puerto Rico surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Punta Higuero

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Punta Higuero:

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Wave buoys nearest to Punta Higuero:

Tide stations nearest to Punta Higuero:

  • Closest tide station
    Aguadilla, Crashboat Beach
    8 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Mayaguez (sub)
    12 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Mayaguez
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Isabela
    17 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Puerto Real
    21 mi

Airports

  • 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.
Punta Higuero break location map and break info