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Icarai ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.7

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Icarai Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Tuesday, 4 August 2015, 04:26 Local time
Tuesday 04
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Wave (m) 2.1
ENE
1.5
NE
2.0
E
1.3
NE
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 45
ESE 40
ESE 40
SE 45
SE
Wind State cross cross cross-
off
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Icarai in Ceara is an exposed beach break that has very consistent surf. Summer offers the optimum conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the south southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Often Crowded. Take care of the strong rips here.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rio Ceara (bar), Brazil, 5 km from Icarai.

IS AT (local time)

Icarai Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Fortaleza/Pinto Martins Airport, 19 km from Icarai.

moderate winds from the ESE

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Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Icarai

Overall Icarai Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Icarai Location Maps

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Icarai:

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Wave buoys nearest to Icarai:

Tide stations nearest to Icarai:

  • Closest tide station
    Rio Ceara (bar)
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Fortaleza
    7 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Fortaleza
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Mucuripe
    14 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Aquiraz
    24 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Icarai:

  • Closest ski area
    Chacaltaya (Bolivia)
    2190 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Huascaran (Peru)
    2701 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Vallecitos (Argentina)
    2846 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Los Penitentes (Argentina)
    2850 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Los Puquios (Argentina)
    2853 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Icarai:

  • Closest city location
    Caucaia (Brazil)
    7 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Fortaleza (Brazil)
    7 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Maracanau (Brazil)
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Eusebio (Brazil)
    21 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Pacatuba (Brazil)
    21 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Icarai is Pinto Martins International (Fortaleza) Airport (FOR) in Brazil, which is 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Icarai is Augusto Severo (Natal) Airport (NAT), also in Brazil, 453 km (281 miles) away.
Icarai break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Icarai, Ceará. Use the tab navigation above to view Icarai sea temperature, Icarai photographs, Icarai detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Icarai webcams, current wind from Ceará live weather stations and Icarai 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 Icarai.