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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.9 °C

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Monday, 17 December 2018, 04:53 Local time
Monday 17
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 15
N 15
NNW 15
N 20
Wind State cross-

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Armacao in Florianópolis is a fairly exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the southwest with some shelter here from north winds. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Sometimes crowded. Beware of rips, rocks.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Armacao Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Florianopolis Airport, 10 km from Armacao.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Armacao

Overall Armacao Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Armacao is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Armacao is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 98 km (61 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Joinville Airport (JOI), also in Brazil, 173 km (107 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Armacao, Santa Catarina - Florianópolis. Use the tab navigation above to view Armacao sea temperature, Armacao photographs, Armacao detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Armacao webcams, current wind from Santa Catarina - Florianópolis live weather stations and Armacao 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 Armacao.