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Ilha de Faro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.4
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.7
Crowds: 3.6

Overall: 3.3

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Ilha de Faro Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.1 °C

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Monday, 23 July 2018, 18:47 Local time
Monday 23Tue
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 9 9 4 4
Wind (km/h) 20
SW 25
W 20
NW 15
Wind State on cross-
cross cross-

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Ilha de Faro in The Algarve is an exposed beach break that has inconsistent surf. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around mid tide when the tide is falling. Rarely crowded here.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Praia de Faro, 3 km from Ilha de Faro.

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Ilha de Faro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Faro, 3 km from Ilha de Faro.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
24.9 °C

Current weather near Ilha de Faro

Overall Ilha de Faro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Town and city forecasts close to Ilha de Faro:

  • Closest city location
    2 mi
  • Second closest city location
    3 mi
  • Third closest city location
    8 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    33 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lepe (Spain)
    46 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Ilha de Faro is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 3 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Ilha de Faro is Jerez Airport (XRY) in Spain, 172 km (107 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Sevilla Airport (SVQ), also in Spain, 190 km (118 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ilha de Faro, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Ilha de Faro sea temperature, Ilha de Faro photographs, Ilha de Faro detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ilha de Faro webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Ilha de Faro tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal 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 Portugal 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 Ilha de Faro.