Figueira da Foz - Gala Spot ID
Type: beach and reef
Best: Swell W | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.3 °C
Gala in North Portugal is an exposed beach and reef break that does not work very often with no particular seasonal pattern. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Beware of rips and rocks.
For Figueira da Foz, Portugal, 3 km from Figueira da Foz - Gala.
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Overall Figueira da Foz - Gala Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:(click location name for more details)
- Closest break2 mi
- Second closest break4 mi
- Third closest break5 mi
- Fourth closest break6 mi
- Fifth closest break9 mi
Tide stations nearest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:
- Closest tide stationFigueira da Foz2 mi
- Second closest tide stationAveiro35 mi
- Third closest tide stationNazare38 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationEsmoriz59 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationPeniche60 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:
- Closest ski areaSerra da Estrela (Portugal)75 mi
- Second closest ski areaManzaneda (Spain)168 mi
- Third closest ski areaSierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain)168 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaLeitariegos (Spain)230 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaValgrande-Pajares (Spain)254 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Figueira da Foz - Gala:
- Closest city locationCoimbra (Portugal)24 mi
- Second closest city locationLeira (Portugal)26 mi
- Third closest city locationMarinha Grande (Portugal)26 mi
- Fourth closest city locationAveiro (Portugal)37 mi
- Fifth closest city locationMonsanto (Portugal)46 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Gala is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, which is 126 km (78 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Gala is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 151 km (94 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Vila Real Airport (VRL) in Acores, 160 km (99 miles) away.
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