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Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NNE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Sunday, 17 December 2017, 06:56 Local time
Sunday 17
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 3 3 12 3
Wind (km/h) 10
NE 10
ENE 10
ENE 15
Wind State on on on on

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Araruna in Maranhão is a sheltered sandbar break that does not work very often. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west southwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the north northeast. Waves at the sandbar break both left and right. The location means that it never gets crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Soure, 5 km from Araruna.

IS AT (local time)

Araruna Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Belem/Val de Caes Airport, 75 km from Araruna.


Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
24 °C

Current weather near Araruna

Overall Araruna Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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    26 mi
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Araruna break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Araruna, Maranhao. Use the tab navigation above to view Araruna sea temperature, Araruna photographs, Araruna detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Araruna webcams, current wind from Maranhao live weather stations and Araruna tide predictions. The Brazil swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Brazil 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 Brazil 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 Araruna.