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Topleca ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Topleca Surf Guide

Topleca in Oaxaca is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the north. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. Both left and right reef breaks. Sometimes crowded. Beware of sharks,.

Topleca Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
26.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Topleca:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Topleca with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 57% of the time in November while 36% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 7% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
57%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
36%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
7%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Topleca Location Map

Interactive Topleca 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 Topleca is Bahias De Huatulco International Airport (HUX) in Mexico, which is 43 km (27 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Topleca is Puerto Escondido Airport (PXM), also in Mexico, 51 km (32 miles) away.

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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.
Topleca Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 4 March 2021, 22:41 Local Time
ThuFriday 05
9PM0AM3AM6AM
Wave (m) 0.9
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.1
SSW
1.2
SSW
Period (s) 15 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 15
WNW 10
NW 10
NW 5
N
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glass

Swell History at Topleca

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

Wind History at Topleca

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

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    • Icon river  redRiver
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: very consistent
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    • Icon beach  redBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    40km away
    • Icon point  redPoint/rivermouth
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    42km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Topleca:

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