Barra do Douro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Barra do Douro Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Douro and Minho, Portugal)


Barra do Douro Spot ID:

Type: river

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.5 °C

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Saturday, 28 February 2015, 06:54 Local time

Saturday 28
3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 12 12 13 12
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 10
SSE 15
SSW 20
Wind State cross-

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Barra do Douro in North Portugal is an exposed river break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west. The river breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Leixoes, Portugal, 4 km from Barra do Douro.

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Barra do Douro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Porto, 2 km from Barra do Douro.


Air temperature
9 °C

Current weather near Barra do Douro

Overall Barra do Douro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Barra do Douro:

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Closest break Luz 1 mi
Second closest break Matosinhos 2 mi
Third closest break Canidelo 2 mi
Fourth closest break Leca 3 mi
Fifth closest break Sacor 4 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Barra do Douro:

Closest wave buoy Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy 336 mi
Second closest wave buoy Brittany Buoy 439 mi
Third closest wave buoy Sevenstones Buoy 631 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Channel Islands Buoy 666 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Lion Buoy 695 mi

Tide stations nearest to Barra do Douro:

Closest tide station Leixoes 2 mi
Second closest tide station Porto 3 mi
Third closest tide station Senhora da Hora 3 mi
Fourth closest tide station Vila Nova de Gaia 4 mi
Fifth closest tide station Gulpilhares 5 mi

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Barra do Douro:

Closest ski area Serra da Estrela (Portugal) 81 mi
Second closest ski area Manzaneda (Spain) 105 mi
Third closest ski area Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain) 166 mi
Fourth closest ski area Leitariegos (Spain) 168 mi
Fifth closest ski area Valgrande-Pajares (Spain) 196 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Barra do Douro:

Closest city location Matosinhos (Portugal) 2 mi
Second closest city location Canidelo (Portugal) 3 mi
Third closest city location Porto (Portugal) 3 mi
Fourth closest city location Senhora da Hora (Portugal) 3 mi
Fifth closest city location Vila Nova de Gaia (Portugal) 4 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Barra do Douro is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Barra do Douro is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 82 km (51 miles) away.
  • Third is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 120 km (75 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is 182 km (113 miles) away.
  • Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Barra do Douro and is 195 km (121 miles) away.
Barra do Douro break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Barra do Douro, Douro & Minho. Use the tab navigation above to view Barra do Douro sea temperature, Barra do Douro photographs, Barra do Douro detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Barra do Douro webcams, current wind from Douro & Minho live weather stations and Barra do Douro 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 Barra do Douro.


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