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Punta del Tigre ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Punta del Tigre Surf Guide

Punta del Tigre in Fuerteventura is an exposed reef break that does not work very often. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the north. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. Reef breaks provide lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rocks and isolation.

Punta del Tigre Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
20.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Punta del Tigre:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Punta del Tigre with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 0% of the time in January while 0% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 100% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
0%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
0%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
100%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Punta del Tigre Location Map

Interactive Punta del Tigre 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 del Tigre is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands, 76 km (47 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Punta del Tigre is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA), also in Canary Islands, 88 km (55 miles) away.

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Punta del Tigre Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 14 May 2021, 12:22 Local Time
Friday 14
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 0.9
NW
0.9
NW
1.0
NW
0.7
NW
Period (s) 12 12 11 13
Wind (km/h) 45
N 40
N 40
N 45
N
Wind State off off off off

Swell History at Punta del Tigre

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

Wind History at Punta del Tigre

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Punta del Tigre. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s44.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: inconsistent
    14km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    17km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s21.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    20km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: consistent
    34km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Punta del Tigre: