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Canidelo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.2
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.8

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Canidelo Spot ID

Type: point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.5 °C

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 07:11 Local time
Tuesday 11
Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 10
SE 10
SE 10
Wind State off off cross-

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Canidelo in Douro and Minho is a point break that has inconsistent surf. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Offshore winds blow from the east southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the west. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown. Beware of - Rocks - Man-made danger (buoys etc.).

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gulpilhares, 3 km from Canidelo.

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Canidelo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Porto, 5 km from Canidelo.


Air temperature
11 °C

Current weather near Canidelo

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Leixões, 22 miles from Canidelo.

  3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.59
Dominant period (s) 14.8 14.1 14.1 15.6

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Overall Canidelo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Canidelo Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Canidelo:


  • The closest passenger airport to Canidelo is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Canidelo is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • Third is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 125 km (78 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is 183 km (114 miles) away.
  • Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Canidelo and is 200 km (124 miles) away.
Canidelo break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Canidelo, Douro & Minho. Use the tab navigation above to view Canidelo sea temperature, Canidelo photographs, Canidelo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Canidelo webcams, current wind from Douro & Minho live weather stations and Canidelo 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 Canidelo.