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Zahara de los Atunes Surf Forecast / Andalucia / Spain

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Friday 19 Aug 2022 CEST
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Zahara de los Atunes surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Zahara de los Atunes sea temperature is 21.8 °C (Statistics for 19 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 23.0 max: 24.0 min: 21.6 °C)
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Zahara de los Atunes surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Zahara de los Atunes sea temperature is 21.8 °C (Statistics for 19 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 23.0 max: 24.0 min: 21.6 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Zahara de los Atunes (fresh winds from the E at Tarifa 27 km from Zahara de los Atunes).

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27 km away, 1 h 57 min ago

Strong
36 km/h
E
22.9
21.8
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Zahara de los Atunes this week:

The surf forecast for Zahara de los Atunes over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Monday (Aug 22) at 5PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.8m and 6s period with a secondary swell of 0.7m and 6s. The wind is predicted to be onshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Zahara de los Atunes in the next 12 days are 0.8m 7s and forecast to arrive on Monday (Aug 22) at 8AM. Winds are predicted to be onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 1.3m 5s period and expected on Friday (Aug 19) at 5PM.

Wave TypeTime (CEST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 5PM (Mon 22nd Aug)2.5ft (0.8m) 6s
Best Surf 5PM (Mon 22nd Aug)2.5ft (0.8m) 6s
Most Powerful 8AM (Mon 22nd Aug)2.5ft (0.8m) 7s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Zahara de los Atunes over the next 12 days.

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Friday
19
Saturday
20
Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
Rating
(10 max)
000000000010000000000000000000000000
Swell
Height Map
T spain.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.36.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.180.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.204.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.228.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.252.cc23
T spain.htsgw.metric.276.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.2
WNW
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
W
0.1
NW
0.1
NW
0.2
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.8
WNW
0.8
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.2
WNW
0.2
WNW
0.2
W
0.1
W
0.1
NW
0.2
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.4
WNW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.3
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.3
WNW
0.2
W
0.3
WNW
0.4
W
0.4
WNW
Period(s) (?)566616151313466669971010999688766665555564
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)311158717653471114884248161514222224121018655525106
Wind
(km/h)
35
E
40
E
25
E
30
E
25
E
5
ENE
5
WSW
20
W
10
SSW
15
SW
10
SW
15
E
25
E
35
E
20
E
25
ESE
30
ESE
15
ESE
20
ESE
15
ESE
5
SW
10
W
15
W
10
SSW
10
SSW
10
WSW
5
ESE
15
E
25
E
15
E
25
E
20
E
10
ESE
10
E
10
W
10
NE
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
glasscross-
on
onononcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
oncross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
off
High Tide
/ height (m)
9:15AM
1.53
9:46PM
1.50
10:24AM
1.44
11:08PM
1.41
11:50AM
1.43
12:35AM
1.42
1:06PM
1.49
1:40AM
1.50
2:00PM
1.61
2:26AM
1.60
2:42PM
1.74
3:04AM
1.71
3:18PM
1.87
3:37AM
1.80
3:51PM
1.98
4:09AM
1.87
4:22PM
2.06
4:40AM
1.92
4:53PM
2.11
5:10AM
1.94
5:24PM
2.12
5:41AM
1.94
5:56PM
2.09
Low Tide
/ height (m)
3:28PM
0.64
4:06AM
0.70
4:46PM
0.73
5:27AM
0.76
6:16PM
0.73
6:48AM
0.72
7:27PM
0.65
7:47AM
0.63
8:18PM
0.53
8:31AM
0.51
8:58PM
0.41
9:07AM
0.39
9:33PM
0.30
9:39AM
0.29
10:05PM
0.21
10:10AM
0.21
10:36PM
0.15
10:41AM
0.16
11:07PM
0.12
11:12AM
0.14
11:38PM
0.12
11:43AM
0.15
12:10AM
0.15

Note: the tide data above is for Barbate de Franco which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Zahara de los Atunes.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Zahara de los Atunes blow from the NE

Friday
19
Saturday
20
Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
AMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C262927263028262926232626252927252927253026232626222624242926252927263030
Low °C222822222922222822212522222822222822222921212520202420202722212922223023
Feels °C (?)212323232626272625232728232524242625253029252625232725252827242828283230
Sunrise7:43--7:45--7:46--7:46--7:47--7:48--7:48--7:50--7:50--7:50--7:52--7:52--
Sunset-9:08--9:07--9:06--9:05--9:02--9:01--9:00--8:59--8:58--8:57--8:54--8:53-

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm (max 30°C on Sat afternoon, min 22°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the E on Fri afternoon, calm by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 29°C on Tue afternoon, min 21°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the E by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 30°C on Thu afternoon, min 20°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm (max 30°C on Tue afternoon, min 20°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Zahara de los Atunes Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Zahara de los Atunes provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Zahara de los Atunes can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Zahara de los Atunes surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Zahara de los Atunes) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Zahara de los Atunes may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Zahara de los Atunes is 9 km (6 miles) from Barbate de Franco. If you plan a holiday in Andalucia, look for hotels and other accommodation in Barbate de Franco. Barbate de Franco has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.