uk es it fr pt nl
Zippers-Costa Azul break guidePhoto by: danielwebber82

Zippers-Costa Azul Surf Guide

Zippers-Costa Azul in Baja Sur is an exposed beach and reef break that has consistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the south. A right hand reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A popular wave that can get growded. Beware of urchins, rips, rocks, locals and pollution.

Zippers-Costa Azul Spot Info

Icon beachBeach and reefIcon  s44.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
28.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Zippers-Costa Azul:

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

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Zippers-Costa Azul (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Zippers-Costa Azul with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 94% of the time in May while 4% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 2% 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 Zippers-Costa Azul Location Map

Interactive Zippers-Costa Azul 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 Zippers-Costa Azul is Los Cabos International (San Jose Del Cabo) Airport (SJD) in Mexico, which is 23 km (14 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Zippers-Costa Azul is General Manuel Marquez De Leon International (La Paz) Airport (LAP), also in Mexico, 136 km (84 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Map placeholder
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Zippers-Costa Azul Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 18 August 2022, 19:30 Local Time
ThuFriday 19
Wave (m)
Period (s) 17 17 18 15
Wind (km/h)
Wind State off off off off

Swell History at Zippers-Costa Azul

Surf stats for Zippers-Costa Azul, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Zippers-Costa Azul

Wind stats for Zippers-Costa Azul, 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 Zippers-Costa Azul. Click below to view there surf guides.

Wave Buoys Nearest To Zippers-Costa Azul: