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Baleal Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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Baleal Reef Spot ID

RIP CURL PRO SEARCH 2009, Baleal Reef photo

Baleal Reef

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Baleal Reef

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Baleal Reef photo

Baleal Reef

Photo credit: Fernando Barão

Baleal Reef photo

Baleal Reef

Photo credit: Fernando Barão

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.9 °C

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Sunday, 18 November 2018, 01:19 Local time
Sunday 18
Wave (m) 5.5
Period (s) 19 19 18 18
Wind (km/h) 35
SE 25
SE 15
SE 5
Wind State cross-

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Baleal Reef in Peniche is a fairly exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell angle is from the north northwest. A left hand reef break. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Beware of locals and pollution.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Peniche, Portugal, 4 km from Baleal Reef.

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Baleal Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lourinha, 16 km from Baleal Reef.

moderate winds from the E

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Baleal Reef

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 103 miles from Baleal Reef.

  9PM 10PM 11PM 12AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.19
Dominant period (s) 21.1 21.1 21.9 21.9

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Overall Baleal Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Baleal Reef is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 69 km (43 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Baleal Reef is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 215 km (134 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Baleal Reef, Peniche. Use the tab navigation above to view Baleal Reef sea temperature, Baleal Reef photographs, Baleal Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Baleal Reef webcams, current wind from Peniche live weather stations and Baleal Reef 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 Baleal Reef.