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South Piura Surfing

Peru - North > North Peru
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In a country boasting over 2,400km (1500mi) of surf pounded coastline with only 12,000 surfers, it's not too much of a hassle finding quality, uncrowded surf. Heading towards remote Bayovar seems un-necessary when the ultra long rides of Chicama are just a few hours south and the deep tubes of Cabo Blanco a few hours north. However, persistent rumours of 10ft barrels reeling forever are enough to lure the intrepid to this vast desert region of sand dunes and granite cliffs. Conditions are extremely harsh and for the most part, untouched by tourists (there isn't even a hotel) leaving daily activity to the companies that operate a pipeline bringing petroleum from the Amazon basin or tapping into one of the largest phosphate deposits in the world. Paita is the only real ?coastal resort? in the area as it provides a port and accessible beaches for Piura, the fifth largest city in the country, 50km (30mi) inland.
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23 - 32°C
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22 - 31°C
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19 - 28°C
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17 - 26°C
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17 - 28°C
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19 - 30°C
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+ World-class lefts
+ Completely uncrowded
+ Always offshore
+ Pristine natural area
- 4WD access only
- Heavy line-ups and rips
- Zero facilities
- El Nino risk
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  Forecast Surf Report Stormrider Guide
Guide icon Forecast icon La Islilla (Piura) Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 7mph Sunny No Reports Available. Right Pointbreak Uneven Reef 8
2
S - NW Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Nonura Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 8mph Sunny No Reports Available. Left Pointbreak Uneven Reef and Sand 12
5
S - NW South Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Yacila Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 7mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
2
S - NW South Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Punta Negra (Piura) Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 7mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
2
S - NW North Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Punta Aguja Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 8mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Uneven Reef and Sand 8
2
S - NW South Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Punta Tur Star Star 1ft 19secs 301° 8mph Sunny No Reports Available. Left Pointbreak Uneven Reef and Sand 12
4
S - NW Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Reventazón Grey Star 2.5ft 8secs 179° 8mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
2
S - NW North Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Cabo Verde Star 2.5ft 9secs 192° 9mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
2
S - NW North Easterly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Colán Star Grey Star 2ft 14secs 312° 7mph Sunny No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
1
S - NW Easterly All Tides