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Cogumelo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.4

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Cogumelo Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

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Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 10:57 Local time
Tuesday 18
Wave (m) 2.0
Period (s) 13 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 25
SSW 25
SSW 20
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Cogumelo in South Portugal is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.. Best around mid tide. It's often crowded here. Watch out for rocks / crowds.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Almograve, 5 km from Cogumelo.

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Cogumelo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At cavaleiro Odemira wx, 12 km from Cogumelo.

light winds from the SSE

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
15.4 °C

Current weather near Cogumelo

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 17 miles from Cogumelo.

  7AM 8AM 9AM 10AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.95
Dominant period (s) 14.1 14.1 14.1 14.1

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Overall Cogumelo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Tide stations nearest to Cogumelo:

  • Closest tide station
    17 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    41 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    42 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    42 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    52 mi
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Town and city forecasts close to Cogumelo:

  • Closest city location
    42 mi
  • Second closest city location
    54 mi
  • Third closest city location
    55 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    58 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    65 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Cogumelo is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 106 km (66 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Cogumelo is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 124 km (77 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cogumelo, Alentejo. Use the tab navigation above to view Cogumelo sea temperature, Cogumelo photographs, Cogumelo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cogumelo webcams, current wind from Alentejo live weather stations and Cogumelo 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 Cogumelo.