Continent
Central America
Country
Panama
Next Big City
Panama City
Next Town
Punta Chame
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Food

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Animals
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
High tide, Coming tide, Falling tide

Flat to choppy water. No waves as the bay is sheltered from the swell. During low tide many stingrays.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Tidal
Hazards:
Trees
Beach Users:
None

Hard sand, no rocks. At low tide approx. 100m wide. At high tide sometimes less than 10m wide.

Weather

Spring:
Shorts
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorts
Winter:
Shorts

Hot and humid. Very warm water.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, May, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Trade
Best Direction:
N
Main Direction:
N

During dry season (December to May) steady Northerly winds, accelerated by the Venturi effect. No wind in the wet season.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No information

Via the Panamericana from Panama City south, exit the Panamericana at Punta Chame `sign`. Rough road for half an hour till Punta Chame. Total time from Panama City 1.5 hours.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information