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Quintanilla ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0

Overall: 3.0

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Quintanilla Surf Guide

Quintanilla in Gran Canaria is an exposed beach and reef break that has very consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the south. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. No beach break here and a left hand reef break too.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Beware of .

Quintanilla Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and reefIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
20.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Quintanilla:

The best conditions reported for surf at Quintanilla occur when a North-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Quintanilla with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 22% of the time in October while 76% 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.
clean
22%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
76%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
2%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Quintanilla Location Map

Interactive Quintanilla 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 Quintanilla is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Quintanilla is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN), also in Canary Islands, 88 km (55 miles) away.

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Quintanilla Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 14 May 2021, 12:05 Local Time
Friday 14
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 2.5
NNE
2.5
NNE
2.5
NNE
2.5
NNE
Period (s) 8 8 8 9
Wind (km/h) 30
N 30
N 30
N 30
N
Wind State on on on on

Swell History at Quintanilla

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

Wind History at Quintanilla

Wind stats for Quintanilla, 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 Quintanilla. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beachBeach and reef
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: very consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.6
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s22.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    4km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Quintanilla: