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Xivares ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.2
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.7
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.7

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Xivares Surf Guide

Xivares in Asturias is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Autumn and winter are the favoured times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the south. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the north northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of rocks,crowds,pollution.

Xivares Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s32.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
12.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Xivares:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Xivares with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 28% of the time in January while 63% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 9% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
28%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
63%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
9%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Xivares Location Map

Interactive Xivares 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 Xivares is Asturias (Aviles) Airport (OVD) in Spain, which is 26 km (16 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Xivares is Santander Airport (SDR), also in Spain, 154 km (96 miles) away.

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Xivares Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 8 March 2021, 13:29 Local Time
Monday 08
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 1.6
WNW
1.5
W
1.5
W
1.4
WNW
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
NNE 10
NE 10
NNE 10
NNE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
on

Swell History at Xivares

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

Wind History at Xivares

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

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