Much of the following information comes from Sol Bungalows excellent article on surfing in Bocas: https://solbungalowsbocas.com/bocas-del-toro-surf/
Consistent waves, crystal clear waters, coconut palms, a pleasant climate, a mosaic of cultures and colors. It’s the perfect spot for surfers.
Around 30° C all year round, in the air and in the water, this destination is the dream of surfers all over the world. Ideal for starting to surf or scoring world-class waves, the seasons offer conditions for every level.
Panama alternates between a tropical climate from May to December and the dry season from January to April. Bocas del Toro, renowned for its world class spot, has a particularly pleasant climate for more than six months of the year.
A few words about the Bocas del Toro archipelago
Bocas del Toro is one of the ten provinces of Panama, on the border with Costa Rica. It is an archipelago made up of ten main islands surrounded by numerous sandbanks and islets all as charming as each other.
Its geographical location, between the trade winds, the Azores anticyclone and the Intertropical Convergence Zone makes it a destination of choice for surfers and a paradise on earth for lovers of Caribbean colors, architecture and nature.
With its string of deserted islands, the tranquil Caribbean coast on one side and a Pacific coast with powerful waves on the other, you are likely to find everything you are looking for in Panama.