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El Confital

Gáldar, Gran Canaria, ESP

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  • 1.8m every 7 s
  • Wind 10 kn Glassy
  • Weather sunny Sunny
  • Air temperature 22 ΒΊC
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4.4 Wave quality
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Features

  • Sea/Ocean

    Atlantic
  • Length

    70m
  • Favorable swell

    W
  • Faborable wind

    E
  • Wave direction

    R
  • Bottom

    Rock
  • Wave Type

    Reef Break
  • Difficulty level

    4.70
  • People in the water

    2.90
  • Quality

    4.80

Description

The beach of El Confital is located on the island of Gran Canaria. It is a spot open to the sea with good waves especially in the months of September to May.

Its volcanic rock-bottom offers world-class waves hosting championships such as the WQS of the ASP and the Red Bull Rival.

There is a very good right-hander wave with pipe section and very fast: only for PROS!

Usually there are many people so always respect the locals and the preferences.

Be very careful with the rock-bottom.

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Wed 21 Thu 22 Fri 23 Sat 24 Sun 25 Mon 26 Tue 27 Wed 28 Thu 29 Fri 30 Sat 31
7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 1h 4h 7h
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Wind
Direction
Average (kn) 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 9 9 9 8 8 9 10 7 7 8 8 8 8 11 10 7 6 10 10 9 8 10 13 10 6 8 9 8 7 11 6 8 5 9 6 6 8 7 7 8 8 7 7 9 9 9 9 7 7 8 9 9 9 9 9 8 7 7 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 9
Racha (kn) 14 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 12 12 10 11 12 14 11 10 10 10 10 10 13 13 10 9 12 13 11 11 13 15 13 9 10 12 11 11 15 10 11 9 12 10 11 12 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 11 11 12 10 9 10 11 10 10 11 12 11 10 10 10 10 11 11 11 11 11 10 9 10 11 11 12 12 12 11
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Height (m) 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 0.0 0.0
Period (s) 10 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 7 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 0 0
Tide (m) Tide data is not available
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Temp. (ºC) 20 20 22 22 21 20 20 20 19 21 22 23 22 21 20 20 21 22 23 24 23 22 21 21 22 23 24 24 23 22 21 21 22 23 24 23 24 21 21 21 22 21 22 22 22 21 20 20 20 21 22 22 21 20 20 20 20 20 22 22 21 20 20 20 20 21 22 22 21 20 20 20 20 20 22 22 21 20 20 20 20
Clouds (%) 40 30 11 12 7 6 11 15 10 13 18 21 22 24 38 49 59 60 62 54 44 45 33 34 60 66 42 49 67 67 54 43 39 51 69 54 30 27 29 28 69 78 65 67 16 19 29 33 49 34 21 21 23 30 33 35 56 53 41 34 30 34 37 41 69 64 56 50 42 53 67 73 80 74 58 61 79 82 89 85
Rain (mm/h) 0.2
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