Cogumelo Spot ID
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SW | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.1 °C
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.
Overall Cogumelo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June
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Visitor Reviews of Cogumelo
“Aggressive and local crowd. Dangerous place to beginners, the access must be done with someone who knows, otherwise you'll get tons of urchins in your feet. Best spots near are the beaches”
Bonacho from PORTUGAL - 18 Apr 2016
Tide stations nearest to Cogumelo:
- Closest tide stationSines17 mi
- Second closest tide stationAlvor41 mi
- Third closest tide stationPortimao42 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationLagos42 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationAlbufeira52 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Cogumelo:
- Closest ski areaSerra da Estrela199 mi
- Second closest ski areaSierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain)249 mi
- Third closest ski areaSierra Nevada (Spain)302 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaManzaneda (Spain)325 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaValdesqui (Spain)329 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Cogumelo:
- Closest city locationPortimao42 mi
- Second closest city locationSesimbra54 mi
- Third closest city locationBeja55 mi
- Fourth closest city locationSetubal58 mi
- Fifth closest city locationArrentela65 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.
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.