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Peru - North Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Bermejo
Star Grey Star Grey Star
4ft 12secs 203° 13mph S - Onshore - 191°
 Carquin
Star Star Grey Star
4.5ft 12secs 201° 9mph SSW - Onshore - 193°
 Centinela
Star Grey Star
4.5ft 12secs 201° 9mph SSW - Onshore - 193°
 Conchitas
Star Grey Star
2.5ft 12secs 210° 10mph SW - Onshore - 219°
 Paraiso
Star
2.5ft 12secs 210° 9mph SSW - Offshore - 193°
 Pasamayo
Star Grey Star
2.5ft 12secs 210° 10mph SW - Onshore - 219°
 Chicama
Grey Star Grey Star
3ft 11secs 210° 15mph S - Cross shore - 181°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
Peru's northern tip favours North-westerly swells and as such only really works during the north hemisphere's winter. Home to Chicama arguably the world's longest wave this arid region is populated by numerous high quality reefs and points. Below the northern tip which is warmed by the Panama Current, the rest of the region plays host to consistent south-west swells from the Roaring 40s and southerly winds, predominantly (easterly) offshore in the mornings, swinging slightly westerly and onshore in the afternoons. These are a product of the cool Humboldt current and dominate the whole of this western coast of South America from central Peru downwards. The country's surf culture is perhaps the oldest in the world and is claimed to date back to 3000BC when the waves were ridden on reed boats. Water temperature here fluctuates between 17-25ºC or 63-77ºF.
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