Amoreira Spot ID
Type: beach and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell W | Wind SE
Sea Temperature Today is: 14.9 °C
Amoreira in The Algarveis a beach and point break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for rocks / rips.
Overall Amoreira Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February
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- The nearest passenger airport to Amoreira is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 86 km (53 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Amoreira is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 161 km (100 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Amoreira, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Amoreira sea temperature, Amoreira photographs, Amoreira detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Amoreira webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Amoreira 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 Amoreira.