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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.4 °C

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Saturday, 26 May 2018, 22:44 Local time
SatSunday 27
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 5
NW 5
Wind State cross-

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Alfagar in The Algarve is an exposed reef break that has inconsistent surf. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include - Urchins - Rocks - Man-made danger (buoys etc.) - Localism.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Albufeira, 3 km from Alfagar.

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Alfagar Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Algarve Albufeira wx, 4 km from Alfagar.


Air temperature
17.6 °C

Current weather near Alfagar

Overall Alfagar Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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Town and city forecasts close to Alfagar:

  • Closest city location
    14 mi
  • Second closest city location
    16 mi
  • Third closest city location
    18 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    21 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lepe (Spain)
    57 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Alfagar is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 23 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Alfagar is Jerez Airport (XRY) in Spain, 195 km (121 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Alfagar, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Alfagar sea temperature, Alfagar photographs, Alfagar detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Alfagar webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Alfagar tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Portugal wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Alfagar.