Zunzal (Sunzai)


Continental Area Central America
Country Area El Salvador
Surf Spot Zunzal (Sunzai) Surf Spot
Surfing Skill Level All levels
Best Board Type Fish, Funboard, Longboard, Shortboard
Reputation Regional Classic
Paddle Out Conditions Difficult
Surf's Up Frequency Regular & dependable
Direction Right
Type Point Break
Bottom Boulders
Power Fun
Average Length Average, 50 to 150 meters
Best Length Long, 150 to 300 meters
Minimum Workable Height 3-5 ft/1-1.5 m
Maxes Out at this Height 12 ft+/4 m+
Good Swell Direction SouthWest, South
Good Wind Direction North, East, NorthEast
Best Tide Position Low and Mid Tide
Best Tide Movement TBD
Crowds - Week Few Surfers
Crowds - Weekends Crowded
Water Quality/Cleanliness Dirty/Murky to Moderately Clean
Hazards to Avoid Rocks, Sharks
Best Season March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Surf Suit Type

January/February Boardshorts
March/April Boardshorts
May/June Boardshorts
July/August Boardshorts
September/October Boardshorts
November/December Boardshorts

Water Temp

January/February 27°C | 81°F
March/April 29°C | 84°F
May/June 29°C | 84°F
July/August 29°C | 84°F
September/October 29°C | 84°F
November/December 29°C | 84°F

Air Temp

January/February 30°C | 86°F
March/April 30°C | 86°F
May/June 30°C | 86°F
July/August 30°C | 86°F
September/October 30°C | 86°F
November/December 30°C | 86°F


January/February Sunny
March/April Partly Cloudy/Sunny
May/June Partly Cloudy/Sunny
July/August Rainy
September/October Rainy
November/December Sunny