Itapema - Norte Spot ID
Photo credit: Alemão
Type: beach and point
Best: Swell E | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.7 °C
Itapema in Santa Caterina is a quite exposed beach and point break that usually has waves. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. An unrowded break, even when it is working. Take care of the strong rips here.
Overall Itapema - Norte Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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- The closest passenger airport to Itapema - Norte is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT) in Brazil, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Itapema - Norte is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN), also in Brazil, 64 km (40 miles) away.
- Third is Joinville Airport (JOI) in Brazil, 99 km (61 miles) away.
- Afonso Pena (Curitiba) Airport (CWB) in Brazil is 183 km (114 miles) away.
- Bacacheri (Curitiba) Airport (BFH), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Itapema - Norte and is 198 km (123 miles) away.
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