uk es it fr pt nl
Teacapan ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Teacapan Surf Guide

Teacapan in Sinaloa is an exposed point/rivermouth break that has quite reliable surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the east northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include rips and sharks.

Teacapan Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPoint/rivermouthIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
21.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Teacapan:

The best conditions reported for surf at Teacapan occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Teacapan with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 47% of the time in October while 48% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 5% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
47%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
48%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
5%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Teacapan Location Map

Interactive Teacapan 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 Teacapan is General Rafael Buelna International (Mazatlan) Airport (MZT) in Mexico, which is 85 km (53 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Teacapan is Tepic Airport (TPQ), also in Mexico, 158 km (98 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Teacapan Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 8 March 2021, 06:22 Local Time
Monday 08
8AM11AM2PM5PM
Wave (m) 0.3
SW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
0.2
WSW
Period (s) 20 19 19 19
Wind (km/h) 5
NNE 10
WSW 20
W 15
WNW
Wind State cross-
off
on cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Teacapan

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

Wind History at Teacapan

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


Wave Buoys Nearest To Teacapan: