Costa Rica Surfing – (Surf Report January 19th & 20th) – We are going to give you the surf forecast for Costa Rica and we have Costa Rica surf pics. There are going to be smaller sets on the Pacific side & a nice swell will be filling in on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. We have also added surf video from Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica.
North Costa Rica & Central Costa Rica & South Costa Rica Forecast for the Pacific
FRIDAY: Old SSW swell slowly trends down Thursday into Friday with knee-waist high surf for many breaks. Standouts likely go slightly better during favored tides.
WEATHER/WIND: Central Costa Rica will see calm to light offshore AM winds, followed by light+ onshore flow through the later morning into the afternoon for most areas. Keep an eye on the Central America Hi Res Winds when planning your session.
Friday 01/19 – 2-3ft – knee to waist high – Lingering SSW swell.
Saturday 01/20 – 2-3ft – knee to waist high – Modest SW swell builds in as the old SSW swell fades
Video of the Surf at Playa Hermosa – Equipment From Reel Cameras
Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast holding during the next few days. Light and variable west winds with smooth seas until Saturday. Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast rising later in the early part of next week. Light and variable southwest winds and switching to the west-northwest.
Friday 01/19 – 3-4ft – Knee to shoulder – Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast rising slightly later in the day. Light and variable west winds with smooth seas all day.
Saturday 01/20 – 5-6ft – Head high to 1ft overhead – Small short period wind waves from the east-northeast holding during the day. Light and variable west-southwest winds all day and switching to the south.
Now Some Costa Rica Surf Pics (Photos Taken By Una Ola Surf Camp (unaola.com)