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Canary Islands Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Bajo del Medio
Grey Star
2.5ft 9secs 351° 9mph NE - Onshore - 45°
 Bristol
Grey Star
2.5ft 9secs 351° 9mph NE - Onshore - 45°
 El Burro (Glasbeach)
 
1.5ft 10secs 296° 9mph NE - Onshore - 45°
 El Hierro
Grey Star
1.5ft 10secs 296° 9mph NE - Onshore - 45°
 Generoso
Grey Star
2.5ft 9secs 351° 7mph NE - Onshore - 43°
 Los Lobos
Star
2.5ft 9secs 351° 9mph NE - Cross shore - 45°
 Majanicho
Grey Star
2.5ft 9secs 351° 9mph NE - Onshore - 45°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
The wild west of surfing, closer to Africa than Europe and with a bathymetry similar to Hawaii. The Canary Islands' breaks are famed for being shallow, heavy and hollow over urchin covered reefs. However more relaxed beach breaks do exist. By the time open ocean swell reaches the islands the winds which produced them have long died away offering the possibility of clean, long period swells. Unfortunately the islands are also plagued by north-easterly trade winds which can easily blow out the dominant north-westerly swells. Surfing arrived relatively recently to this archipelago and only really took off the the 1990s. Despite having a reputation for localism it is possible to find quiet waves, especially if you explore a bit and show respect.
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Local News
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GRAN Canaria's mutant El Fronton pays host to an all-star invitational bodyboarding contest needing only one twisted day.
News Image Tim Boal Clinches Pro Title
TIM Boal wins Islas Canarias Ocean & Earth Pro over rookie Jesse Mendes in a closely fought out 35-minute final.
News Image Lay Day Called At El Confital
OCEAN & Earth Pro prepares for huge ground swell after calling a second lay day due to inconsistent conditions.
News Image Quarter-Finalists Decided
ISLAS Canarias Ocean & Earth Pro steps into top gear with quarter-finalists being decided at El Confital.
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