uk es it fr pt nl
Guarda do Embau ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.7
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.2

Overall: 3.7

See all 18 ratings

Based on 5 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Guarda do Embau Spot ID

Guarda firing right, Guarda do Embau photo

Guarda do Embau

Photo credit: Jim Hoffman

shyllep.com, Guarda do Embau photo

Guarda do Embau

Photo credit: Fabiano

shyllep.com, Guarda do Embau photo

Guarda do Embau

Photo credit: Fabiano

shyllep.com, Guarda do Embau photo

Guarda do Embau

Photo credit: Fabiano

Type: river

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.9 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 11:17 Local time
Tuesday 17
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 1.3
NE
1.4
NE
1.5
NE
1.1
ENE
Period (s) 6 6 6 7
Wind (km/h) 25
NNE 30
NNE 30
NNE 25
N
Wind State cross cross cross-
off
cross-
off

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Guarda do Embau in Santa Caterina is an exposed river break that has very reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. Waves at the river tend to peel to the left. Best around low tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Overcrowding can even make surfing hazardous.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gamboa, 3 km from Guarda do Embau.

IS AT (local time)

Guarda do Embau Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At RADIO ROSA Praia do Rosa SC Imbituba wx, 26 km from Guarda do Embau.

fresh winds from the N

km/h
icon
Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
23.3 °C

Current weather near Guarda do Embau

Overall Guarda do Embau Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

This picture shows the variation of swells directed at Guarda do Embau through a typica... (show all text)

The figure illustrates how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different di... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Guarda do Embau surf consistency graph.

Also see Guarda do Embau surf quality by season and Guarda do Embau surf quality by month.

Compare Guarda do Embau with another surf break.

Guarda do Embau Location Maps

Guarda do Embau Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Guarda do EmbauShoreline around Guarda do EmbauRoads and rivers around Guarda do Embau

Use this relief map to navigate to Santa Catarina - Sul surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Guarda do Embau

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Guarda do Embau:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Guarda do Embau:

Tide stations nearest to Guarda do Embau:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Guarda do Embau:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Guarda do Embau:

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Guarda do Embau is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 26 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Guarda do Embau is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 115 km (71 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Joinville Airport (JOI), also in Brazil, 188 km (117 miles) away.
Guarda do Embau break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Guarda do Embau, Santa Catarina - Sul. Use the tab navigation above to view Guarda do Embau sea temperature, Guarda do Embau photographs, Guarda do Embau detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Guarda do Embau webcams, current wind from Santa Catarina - Sul live weather stations and Guarda do Embau 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 Guarda do Embau.