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A Ver o Mar ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Light wind has turned cross-on at Vila Praia de Ancora (light winds from the W at Covas wx 16 km from Vila Praia de Ancora). 3.1m swell from W too big
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Actual: 49 min ago

Moderate
19.3 km/h
W
Onshore
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A Ver o Mar Surf Forecast / Douro & Minho / Portugal

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 11 am Sunday 16 Dec 2018 WET

A Ver o Mar surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's A Ver o Mar sea temperature is 13.6 °C (Statistics for 16 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 15.1 max: 16.2 min: 14.2 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3.5
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2.2
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Period(s) (?)1414131313131514141313131214131110101112151414
Surfscale.metric
Wave
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Energy(?)5127457340432815238515245087950958234620361432011617990882915753867941988347532442782
Wind
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25
WSW
15
WNW
5
SSE
15
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20
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25
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50
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10
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10
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Wind State(?)ononglasscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
9:07AM
2.23

9:54PM
2.12
10:13AM
2.27

10:56PM
2.25
11:12AM
2.38

11:48PM
2.44

12:05PM
2.53
12:35AM
2.64

12:53PM
2.70
1:19AM
2.84

1:40PM
2.86
2:03AM
3.02

2:26PM
2.98
2:47AM
3.16

3:12PM
3.04
Low Tide
/ height (m)

3:37PM
0.89

3:59AM
0.99
4:38PM
0.80

5:02AM
0.87
5:32PM
0.65

5:56AM
0.69

6:20PM
0.49
6:45AM
0.49

7:05PM
0.32
7:31AM
0.28

7:50PM
0.17
8:17AM
0.10

8:34PM
0.08
9:03AM
-0.02

Note: the tide data above is for Povoa de Varzim which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for A Ver o Mar.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at A Ver o Mar blow from the E.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
7:54--7:54--7:56--7:56--7:56--7:56--7:58--7:58-
Sunset
-5:06--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:07--5:08--5:08
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 41mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Cool air temperatures (max 14°C on Sun morning, min 10°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, strong winds from the SSE by Tue morning).Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 15°C on Sat morning, min 11°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the A Ver o Mar Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for A Ver o Mar provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at A Ver o Mar can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our A Ver o Mar surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (A Ver o Mar) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for A Ver o Mar may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

A Ver o Mar is 1 km (1 miles) from Povoa de Varzim. If you plan a holiday in Douro and Minho, look for hotels and other accommodation in Povoa de Varzim. Povoa de Varzim has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.