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Busca Vida ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Busca Vida Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.1 °C

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Monday, 23 July 2018, 04:38 Local time
Monday 23
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 8 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 15
SE 20
SE 20
SE 20
Wind State cross-

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Busca Vida in North Bahia is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. There are left and right breaking reefs. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Take care of rocks in the line up.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Busca Vida Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Salvador/Dois de Julho Airport, 41 km from Busca Vida.

light winds from the SE

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Busca Vida

Overall Busca Vida Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Busca Vida is Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes (Salvador) Airport (SSA) in Brazil, which is 43 km (27 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Busca Vida is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU), also in Brazil, 213 km (132 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Busca Vida, Bahia - Norte. Use the tab navigation above to view Busca Vida sea temperature, Busca Vida photographs, Busca Vida detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Busca Vida webcams, current wind from Bahia - Norte live weather stations and Busca Vida 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 Busca Vida.