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Gi ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Gi Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.8 °C

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 13:17 Local time
Wednesday 16
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 15
E 15
NE 5
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Gi in Santa Caterina is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast.. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Laguna, Brazil, 8 km from Gi.

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Live Weather:

At Santa Marta, 19 km from Gi.

light winds from the NNW

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Air temperature
29.0 °C

Current weather near Gi

Overall Gi Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • Closest city location
    4 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    16 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    29 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    39 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Gi is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 87 km (54 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Gi is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 174 km (108 miles) away.
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