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Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.2
Consistency of Surf: 2.6
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) break guidePhoto by: Jorge MacFarland

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Surf Guide

Scorpion Bay in Baja Sur is an exposed point break that has fairly inconsistent surf but when it's on it can be World Class. Really long rides are possible. A while back, Surfer Magazine ranked it the 36th best wave in the world while Long Board Mag ranked it in the top ten. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing here. Groundswells are more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. Hazards include urchins and rocks.

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Spot Info

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Surfing Scorpion Bay (San Juanico):

The best conditions reported for surf at Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

Mexico wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) sea temperature, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) photographs, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) webcams, current wind from Baja Sur live weather stations and Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) tide predictions. The Mexico swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mexico and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Mexico wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Surf:

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 07:47 Local time
Thursday 04
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 17 17 16 16
Wind (km/h) 15
WNW 30
W 30
W 30
Wind State off off off off

Tide Times:

For Bahia San Juanico, Baja California Sur, Mexico, 4 km from Scorpion Bay (San Juanico).

IS AT (local time)

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Loreto, 118 km from Scorpion Bay (San Juanico).

light winds from the WSW

Air temperature
30.5 °C

Current weather near Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Overall Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June


Surf stats for Scorpion Bay (San Juanico): see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Scorpion Bay (San Juanico): see the variation in direction and stength by month.

San Juanico, Scorpion Bay, Baja CA, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) photo

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Photo credit: Susea McGearhart

Speed Racer, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) photo

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Photo credit: Jorge MacFarland

Just another day in San Juanico, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) photo

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Photo credit: Jorge MacFarland

3rd point, Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) photo

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Photo credit: GARRY LOGAN

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Location Maps

Scorpion Bay (San Juanico) Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to Baja Sur surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Scorpion Bay (San Juanico)

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Scorpion Bay (San Juanico):

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Wave buoys nearest to Scorpion Bay (San Juanico):

Tide stations nearest to Scorpion Bay (San Juanico):

  • Closest tide station
    Bahia San Juanico
    2 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    73 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Bahia de Ballenas
    74 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Santa Rosalia
    76 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    San Carlos
    103 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Scorpion Bay is Loreto International Airport (LTO) in Mexico, which is 118 km (73 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Scorpion Bay is General Jose Maria Yanez International (Guaymas) Airport (GYM), also in Mexico, 248 km (154 miles) away.
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