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Villarrube break guidePhoto by: serxi

Villarrube Surf Guide

Villarrube in Galicia is a sheltered beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the south. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the northwest. Waves at the beach tend to peel to the right. Best around low tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up.

Villarrube Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
16.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Villarrube:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Villarrube with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 41% of the time in December while 32% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 27% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Villarrube Location Map

Interactive Villarrube 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 Villarrube is A Coruna (La Coruna) Airport (LCG) in Spain, 45 km (28 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Villarrube is Santiago Airport (SCQ), also in Spain, 88 km (55 miles) away.

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Villarrube Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 7 July 2022, 08:57 Local Time
Thursday 07
Wave (m)
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Villarrube

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

Wind History at Villarrube

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

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