Fuerteventura North surf guide

Surf forecast today - Overview

Morning AM: not so good
50 kW - 10 s3.1 m N cross-off 45 km/h NE
Afternoon PM: not so good
23 kW - 11 s2 m N cross-off 49 km/h NNE

Today, expect very high power waves, with extremely strong cross-off wind.

low - 09:27 high - 15:35 low - 21:34 Tide

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Spots: Esquinzo, Piedra Playa.

Morning AM: not so good
45 kW - 11 s2.9 m N cross 47 km/h NE
Afternoon PM: not so good
26 kW - 11 s2.1 m N cross 50 km/h NNE

Today, expect extremely high power waves, with extremely strong cross wind.

low - 09:27 high - 15:35 low - 21:34 Tide

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Spots: Punta Gorda, Punta Blanca, La Derecha, El Hierro.

Morning AM: not so good
51 kW - 10 s3.2 m N cross-on 38 km/h NE
Afternoon PM: not so good
35 kW - 10 s2.7 m N cross-on 37 km/h NE

Today, expect very high power waves, with very strong cross-on wind.

low - 09:27 high - 15:35 low - 21:34 Tide

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Spots: Majanicho, La Caleta, Generosa, Punta Elena.

Morning AM: bad
5 kW - 13 s0.9 m NE cross-on 47 km/h NE
Afternoon PM: bad
1 kW - 12 s0.4 m NE cross-on 46 km/h NE

Today, expect high power waves, with extremely strong cross-on wind.

low - 09:27 high - 15:35 low - 21:34 Tide

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Map of the area covered by this forecast, and nearby surf spots

Spots: Entubadera, Flag beach, El Burro, Playa Del Moro.

Where to surf - Spot guides

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Which spot to practice and improve your surfing?

Surfing more consistently requires practicing on many waves.

Discover 4 spots perfect for this in Fuerteventura.

4 Surf spots for improvers

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Where to find the perfect wave as an intermediate?

As a more experienced surfer, you might be looking for challenging waves.

Here are 7 spots where to perfect your art.

7 Surf spots for intermediates

Photograph of Majanicho inside surf spot

Fancy a quality right-hander?

A protected reef-break to fall back to on bigger days - for intermediates+.

Catches less swell, but the wave quality is worth the wait...

Majanicho inside Essentials spot guide

Aerial view of punta blanca surf spot

Are you familiar with Punta Blanca?

Popular reef-break spot among improvers, tends to always have a wave that breaks.

Often choppy, crowded, some love it, some hate it

Punta Blanca Essentials spot guide

Aerial view of La Caleta surf spot

Fancy a nice left-hander?

La Caleta is a small reef break spot working well when the swell comes from the North.

Suitable for intermediate and advanced surfers.

La Caleta Essentials spot guide

Piedra Playa surf spot seen from the cliffs

Is West Coast the Best?

Piedra Playa is a popular beach break.

It features a steep, fast wave which is fun to ride in small conditions.

Piedra Playa Essentials spot guide

A surf spot in Fuerteventura with Lanzarote volcanoes in the background

Need tips about Fuerteventura North?

Checkout our guide introducing surfers to the North of the island.

Surfing in the land of reef break

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Safety fundamentals for total beginners

Safety fundamentals for total beginners

Basics to know in order to avoid accidents.

Discover the safety fundamentals

Surfing in crowded spots

Surfing in crowded spots

5 tips to keep surfing enjoyable in crowded spots

Have fun and stay safe when it's crowded

Surf etiquette

Surf etiquette

Surf etiquette is the set of rules makingmakes surf safe and fun for everyone.

Barefoot Surf* has a very detailed article about it, we recommend you check it out.

Surf ethics: 10 Rules a Beginner needs to know

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Made with 🖤 in El Cotillo. Last updated: 28 Feb 2024.