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Rio Tapextla ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Rio Tapextla Surf Forecast / Oaxaca / Mexico

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 pm Thursday 25 Feb 2021 CST
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Rio Tapextla surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rio Tapextla sea temperature is 26.8 °C (Statistics for 25 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 28.2 max: 29.0 min: 27.5 °C)
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Rio Tapextla surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Rio Tapextla sea temperature is 26.8 °C (Statistics for 25 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 28.2 max: 29.0 min: 27.5 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Rio Tapextla (calm at Puerto Escondido Airport 104 km from Rio Tapextla). 0.6m 12 s period swell from SSW

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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Rio Tapextla this week:

The surf forecast for Rio Tapextla over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Friday (Feb 26) at 3AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.6m and 12s period with a secondary swell of 0.4m and 16s. Another secondary swell of 0.3m and 4s is also forecast. The wind is predicted to be cross-offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Rio Tapextla in the next 7 days are 1.2m 15s and forecast to arrive on Friday (Mar 05) at 3AM. Winds are predicted to be cross-offshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.4m 6s period and expected on Thursday (Mar 04) at 6AM.

Wave TypeTime (CST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 3AM (Fri 26th Feb)2ft (0.6m) 12s
Best Surf 9AM (Thu 4th Mar)3.5ft (1.1m) 15s
Most Powerful 3AM (Fri 5th Mar)4ft (1.2m) 15s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Rio Tapextla over the next 7 days.

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
22013232133133223234144
T mexico.htsgw.metric.18.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.42.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.66.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.90.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.114.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.138.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.162.cc23
T mexico.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
0.6
S
0.6
S
0.5
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.6
SW
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SW
0.8
SSW
0.8
SSW
0.6
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.7
SSW
0.9
SSW
1.1
SSW
0.7
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
1212121518181716161515141414141716161515171615
1031017884255316400386353344314367297243236193240232414581286589679
10
N
0
ENE
15
SSW
5
N
0
NE
10
SSW
5
NNE
10
WNW
20
WSW
5
NNW
5
NW
15
SW
10
NNW
5
E
15
SW
10
N
0
E
15
SW
10
NNW
5
NW
15
WSW
10
NNW
10
NNW
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
off
glassonoffcrossoncross-
off
glassoncross-
off
glassoncross-
off
glassoncross-
off
glassoncross-
off
cross-
off
1:15AM
0.86
1:21PM
0.61
2:11AM
0.86
2:31PM
0.68
3:06AM
0.85
3:34PM
0.78
3:58AM
0.85
4:31PM
0.88
4:47AM
0.84
5:24PM
0.97
5:35AM
0.84
6:15PM
1.04
6:22AM
0.83
7:04PM
1.09
7:53AM
0.30
7:22PM
0.19
8:42AM
0.25
8:34PM
0.18
9:29AM
0.19
9:42PM
0.15
10:14AM
0.12
10:44PM
0.13
10:58AM
0.05
11:41PM
0.10
11:43AM
-0.00
12:34AM
0.09
12:28PM
-0.04
1:26AM
0.10

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Rio Tapextla blow from the NE

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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2427282326272325272225272325272325282326272323
2629292628282528282528282428282529292529282523
-6:50--6:50--6:50--6:48--6:48--6:48--6:47---
--6:37--6:37--6:38--6:38--6:38--6:38--6:39--

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Fri morning, min 22°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 29°C on Wed morning, min 23°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Rio Tapextla Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Rio Tapextla provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Rio Tapextla can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Rio Tapextla surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Rio Tapextla) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Rio Tapextla may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Oaxaca? If you are looking for accommodation near Rio Tapextla, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Oaxaca, consider staying in Santiago Pinotepa Nacional which is 21 km (13 miles) away. Other places in and around Oaxaca where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include San Juan Colbrado which is 39 km (24 miles) away, Ometepec and Nopala.