Figueira da Foz - Gala ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.5
Crowds: 2.3

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Figueira da Foz – Gala Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Beira, Portugal)


Figueira da Foz - Gala Spot ID:

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.4 °C

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Wednesday, 4 March 2015, 20:16 Local time

Wednesday 04 Thu
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 14 13 15 15
Wind (km/h) 30
NNE 40
NNE 45
NE 50
Wind State cross-

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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.

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For Figueira da Foz, Portugal, 3 km from Figueira da Foz - Gala.

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At Figueira, 6 km from Figueira da Foz - Gala.

light winds from the NNW

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Figueira da Foz - Gala

Overall Figueira da Foz - Gala Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:

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Closest break Figueira da Foz - Cabedelo 2 mi
Second closest break Figueira da Foz - Buarcos 4 mi
Third closest break Praia da Leirosa 5 mi
Fourth closest break Murtinheira 6 mi
Fifth closest break Praia do Osso da Baleia 9 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:

Closest wave buoy Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy 402 mi
Second closest wave buoy Brittany Buoy 510 mi
Third closest wave buoy Sevenstones Buoy 702 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Lion Buoy 720 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Channel Islands Buoy 735 mi

Tide stations nearest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:

Closest tide station Figueira da Foz 2 mi
Second closest tide station Aveiro 35 mi
Third closest tide station Nazare 38 mi
Fourth closest tide station Esmoriz 59 mi
Fifth closest tide station Peniche 60 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Figueira da Foz - Gala:

Closest ski area Serra da Estrela (Portugal) 75 mi
Second closest ski area Manzaneda (Spain) 168 mi
Third closest ski area Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain) 168 mi
Fourth closest ski area Leitariegos (Spain) 230 mi
Fifth closest ski area Valgrande-Pajares (Spain) 254 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Figueira da Foz - Gala:

Closest city location Coimbra (Portugal) 24 mi
Second closest city location Leira (Portugal) 26 mi
Third closest city location Marinha Grande (Portugal) 26 mi
Fourth closest city location Aveiro (Portugal) 37 mi
Fifth closest city location Monsanto (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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