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Espinho ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.8
Crowds: 2.6

Overall: 3.9

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Espinho Spot ID

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Espinho

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Espinho

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Espinho

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Type: beach/jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.1 °C

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Thursday, 19 October 2017, 12:16 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.9
WNW
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WNW
2.0
W
2.2
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Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 15
SSE 15
S 20
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Espinho in North Portugal is an exposed beach/jetty break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Espinho Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At _Vila Nova de Gaia Grijo wx, 8 km from Espinho.

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Overall Espinho Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Espinho is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Espinho is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 84 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 137 km (85 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is 188 km (117 miles) away.
  • Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Espinho and is 212 km (132 miles) away.
Espinho break location map and break info

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