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Zorritos Surf Guide

Zorritos in Piura is a reasonably exposed point break that has inconsistent surf. Summer offers the favoured conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the south. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of the strong rips here.

Zorritos Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
22.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Zorritos:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Zorritos with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 55% of the time in January while 3% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 42% 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 Zorritos Location Map

Interactive Zorritos 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 Zorritos is Pedro Canga (Tumbes) Airport (TBP) in Peru, 36 km (22 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Zorritos is General Serrano (Machala) Airport (MCH) in Ecuador, 92 km (57 miles) away.

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Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Zorritos Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 3 July 2022, 21:51 Local Time
SunMonday 04
Wave (m)
Period (s) 9 9 5 -
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-
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Swell History at Zorritos

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

Wind History at Zorritos

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

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