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Forjos ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Forjos Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.1 °C

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Saturday, 28 May 2016, 16:40 Local time
Saturday 28
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 11 8 8 10
Wind (km/h) 15
SE 15
ESE 15
ESE 15
Wind State on on cross-

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Forjos in Alagoas is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the optimum swell angle is from the south. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Maceio/Campo dos Palmares Airport, 54 km from Forjos.

light winds from the SSE

Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
28 °C

Current weather near Forjos

Overall Forjos Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Forjos is Zumbi Dos Palmares (Maceio) Airport (MCZ) in Brazil, which is 54 km (34 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Forjos is Santa Maria (Aracaju) Airport (AJU), also in Brazil, 165 km (102 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Forjos, Alagoas. Use the tab navigation above to view Forjos sea temperature, Forjos photographs, Forjos detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Forjos webcams, current wind from Alagoas live weather stations and Forjos 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 Forjos.

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