Continent
South America
Country
Argentina
Next Big City
Mar del Plata
Next Town
Mar del Plata
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Rocks
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Low tide

From chop up to 3m high waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
January, February, December

Medium sized, sandy beach. Many people on the beach from December until February.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts, Shorty
Fall:
Normal, Thick
Winter:
Thick

Water: winter quite cold, approx. 11┬░C, summer up to approx. 16┬░C. Neoprene is required all year. Only on some hot summer days you can ride in shorts.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE, SE, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
NE, SE, SSW, SW, WNW, NW, NNW

Approx. 2-3 kiteable days per week. Usual directions SE, S and NE. Winter: best wind is SE and S, from 10-35 knots. Depending of frontal systems. Summer: best wind is NE. It is a thermal wind starting at 1pm approx. up to 20 knots, but it is not very predictable. You can also get on summer some frontal systems from the South an SE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

South of the harbor in Mar del Plata you will find a bay. At the south end of the bay you will find Waikiki.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

No information