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Quissico ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.7

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Quissico Surf Guide

Quissico in Inhambane Province is an exposed beach break that only works when conditions are just right. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Be warned that sharks have been sighted.

Quissico Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s32.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
25.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Quissico:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Quissico with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 38% of the time in June while 53% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 9% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
38%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
53%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
9%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Quissico Location Map

Interactive Quissico 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 nearest passenger airport to Quissico is Inhambane Airport (INH) in Mozambique, which is 128 km (80 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Quissico is Maputo Airport (MPM), also in Mozambique, 244 km (152 miles) away.

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Quissico Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 23 April 2021, 09:18 Local Time
Friday 23
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m) 1.4
S
1.4
S
1.4
S
1.3
S
Period (s) 16 16 15 14
Wind (km/h) 5
SW 15
SSE 15
SSE 10
ESE
Wind State glass cross-
on
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Swell History at Quissico

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

Wind History at Quissico

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

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