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Barra da Tijuca ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.7
Consistency of Surf: 4.3
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.8
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing glassy conditions at Barra da Tijuca (calm at Rua Marituba Rio De Janeiro wx 4 km from Barra da Tijuca). 0.7m 9 s period swell from S with an additional 0.6m 8 s period swell from E
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Barra da Tijuca Surf Forecast / Rio de Janeiro / Brazil

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 2 am Tuesday 28 Feb 2017 BRT

Barra da Tijuca surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Barra da Tijuca sea temperature is 21.8 °C (Statistics for 28 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 26.4 max: 27.9 min: 24.5 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)991110107997777777716141110101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)6240110746826412826253644311133331439685144131108178
Wind
(km/h)
5 NNE5
20 SE20
10 N10
10 NNW10
15 SSE15
10 NW10
5 NNW5
20 ESE20
10 N10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 NNE5
10 N10
10 ESE10
10 NNW10
5 NNW5
15 SSE15
10 WNW10
15 NW15
0 SSW0
10 WNW10
15 W15
20 WSW20
Wind State(?)offcross-
on
offoffoncross-
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cross-
off
cross-
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offcross-
off
cross-
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offoffcross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

3:52PM
1.08

4:30AM
0.99
4:29PM
1.05

5:00AM
0.91
5:09PM
0.98

5:34AM
0.83
5:58PM
0.90

6:04AM
0.75

7:08PM
0.80
6:52AM
0.67

9:16PM
0.75
8:49AM
0.62

11:27PM
0.80


Low Tide
/ height (m)
9:50AM
0.18

10:13PM
0.01
10:23AM
0.20

10:52PM
0.10
10:57AM
0.22

11:30PM
0.22
11:33AM
0.26

12:18AM
0.35

12:22PM
0.31
1:21AM
0.47

1:38PM
0.36

3:56AM
0.54
3:50PM
0.35

5:53AM
0.50

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Barra da Tijuca blow from the N.
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Summary
clearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsrain shwrsrisk thund- derclearrisk thund- derclearclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derclearsome clouds
Rain (mm)
-812-15-719-56-1--423-16--
High °C
3027273231283230282929263131293231273032282526
Low °C
2726242828252828252628252830252827252730252526
Chill °C (?)
3027273231283230282929263131293231273032282526
Sunrise
5:48--5:48--5:48--5:48--5:50--5:50--5:50--5:50-
Sunset
-6:22--6:21--6:21--6:20--6:19--6:17--6:16--6:15
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 63mm), heaviest during Thu night. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Wed morning, min 24°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very warm air temperatures (max 32°C on Sun morning, min 25°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Barra da Tijuca Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Barra da Tijuca provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Barra da Tijuca can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Barra da Tijuca surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Barra da Tijuca) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Barra da Tijuca may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Barra da Tijuca is 16 km (10 miles) from the city of Rio de Janeiro. If you plan a holiday in Rio de Janeiro, look for hotels and other accommodation in Rio de Janeiro. Rio de Janeiro has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.