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Punta Canoas ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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Punta Canoas Surf Guide

Punto Canoas in Caribbean is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the north. The beach break provides left and right handers. It very rarely gets crowded here.

Punta Canoas Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Punta Canoas:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Punta Canoas with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 37% of the time in June while 61% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% 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 Canoas Location Map

Interactive Punta Canoas 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 Canoas is Rafael Nunez (Cartagena) Airport (CTG) in Colombia, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Punta Canoas is Ernesto Cortissoz (Barranquilla) Airport (BAQ), also in Colombia, 88 km (55 miles) away.

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Punta Canoas Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 22:01 Local Time
WedThursday 15
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 6 6 7 7
Wind (km/h) 35
NE 35
NE 20
NE 15
Wind State cross cross cross cross-

Swell History at Punta Canoas

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

Wind History at Punta Canoas

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

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