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Castelejo ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.6

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Castelejo Spot ID

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.9 °C

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Wednesday, 27 March 2019, 00:09 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 13 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 30
E 40
E 45
ESE 40
Wind State cross-

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Castelejo in South Portugal is an exposed beach and reef break that has very consistent surf. The favoured time of year for waves is autumn. Ideal winds are from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rips, rocks and locals..

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cordama, 1 km from Castelejo.

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Castelejo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sagres, 11 km from Castelejo.


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Air temperature
16.4 °C

Current weather near Castelejo

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 57 miles from Castelejo.

  8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 0.83
Dominant period (s) 13.3 12.5 13.3 12.5

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Overall Castelejo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Tide stations nearest to Castelejo:

  • Closest tide station
    16 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    20 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    23 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    39 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    47 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Castelejo:

  • Closest city location
    23 mi
  • Second closest city location
    55 mi
  • Third closest city location
    57 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    62 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    87 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Castelejo is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 88 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Castelejo is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 188 km (117 miles) away.
Castelejo break location map and break info

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