Barra Vento ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

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Barra Vento Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Bahia – Norte, Brazil)


Barra Vento Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Monday, 30 March 2015, 14:31 Local time

Monday 30
12PM 3PM 6PM 9PM
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 9 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 20
ESE 30
ESE 30
E 30
Wind State cross cross cross cross-

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Barra Vento in Bahia - Norte is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the north. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here.

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For Salvador, Brazil, 5 km from Barra Vento.

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Live Weather:

At Salvador Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport, 25 km from Barra Vento.

moderate winds from the E

Air temperature
30.0 °C

Current weather near Barra Vento

Overall Barra Vento Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Barra Vento:

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Closest break Farol da Barra 1 mi
Second closest break Tony 2 mi
Third closest break Meridien 3 mi
Fourth closest break Amaralina 4 mi
Fifth closest break Tubao 4 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Barra Vento:

Closest wave buoy Brazil Buoy 1464 mi
Second closest wave buoy Middle Atlantic Buoy 1950 mi
Third closest wave buoy West Atlantic Buoy 2134 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy East of Martinique Buoy 2251 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Eastern Caribbean Buoy 2653 mi

Tide stations nearest to Barra Vento:

Closest tide station Salvador 3 mi
Second closest tide station Itaparica 13 mi
Third closest tide station Aratu 16 mi
Fourth closest tide station Lauro de Freitas 16 mi
Fifth closest tide station Suape 20 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Barra Vento:

Closest ski area Chacaltaya (Bolivia) 1993 mi
Second closest ski area Vallecitos (Argentina) 2394 mi
Third closest ski area Los Penitentes (Argentina) 2403 mi
Fourth closest ski area Los Puquios (Argentina) 2407 mi
Fifth closest ski area Portillo (Chile) 2420 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Barra Vento:

Closest city location Salvador (Brazil) 4 mi
Second closest city location Lauro de Freitas (Brazil) 16 mi
Third closest city location Simoes Filho (Brazil) 17 mi
Fourth closest city location Camacari (Brazil) 26 mi
Fifth closest city location Nazare (Brazil) 33 mi
  • The nearest passenger airport to Barra Vento is Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes (Salvador) Airport (SSA) in Brazil, which is 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Barra Vento is Ilheus Airport (IOS), also in Brazil, 208 km (129 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Barra Vento, Bahia - Norte. Use the tab navigation above to view Barra Vento sea temperature, Barra Vento photographs, Barra Vento detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Barra Vento webcams, current wind from Bahia - Norte live weather stations and Barra Vento 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 Barra Vento.


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