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Caravelas ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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Caravelas Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.3 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 15:36 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
ENE 25
E 20
ENE 25
Wind State cross-

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Caravelas in Rio de Janeiro Norte is an exposed beach break that has reasonably consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the north northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the east. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around low tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for private.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Armacao dos Buzios, Brazil, 10 km from Caravelas.

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Caravelas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aeroporto São Pedro da Aldeia Airport, 15 km from Caravelas.

moderate winds from the E.(Wind varies from 050 to 110 degs)

Air temperature
27 °C

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Overall Caravelas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Caravelas is Santos Dumont (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (SDU) in Brazil, 124 km (77 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Caravelas is Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (GIG), also in Brazil, 132 km (82 miles) away.
  • Third is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW) in Brazil, 141 km (88 miles) away.
  • Santa Cruz (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (STU) in Brazil is 181 km (112 miles) away.
  • Francisco De Assis (Juiz De Fora) Airport (JDF), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Caravelas and is 186 km (116 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Caravelas, Rio de Janeiro. Use the tab navigation above to view Caravelas sea temperature, Caravelas photographs, Caravelas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Caravelas webcams, current wind from Rio de Janeiro live weather stations and Caravelas 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 Caravelas.