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Joaquina ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

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Joaquina Spot ID

Type: sandbar

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.6 °C

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Tuesday, 5 May 2015, 10:16 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
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Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 15
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SE 20
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Wind State cross-
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Joaquina in Santa Caterina is an exposed beach break that is usually a safe bet. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. Waves at the beach are mainly lefts. Often Crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Barra da Lagoa, 7 km from Joaquina.

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Joaquina Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Florianopolis Airport, 9 km from Joaquina.

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Current weather near Joaquina

Overall Joaquina Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May

The rose diagram describes the range of swells directed at Joaquina over a normal May a... (show all text)

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Also see Joaquina surf quality by season and Joaquina surf quality by month.

Joaquina Location Maps

Joaquina Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Joaquina:

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Wave buoys nearest to Joaquina:

Tide stations nearest to Joaquina:

  • Closest tide station
    Florianopolis
    7 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Palhoca
    14 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Sao José
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Biguacu
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Tijucas
    29 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Joaquina:

  • Closest ski area
    Vallecitos (Argentina)
    1307 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Los Penitentes (Argentina)
    1325 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Los Puquios (Argentina)
    1328 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Portillo (Chile)
    1341 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Valle Nevado (Chile)
    1350 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Joaquina:

  • Closest city location
    Florianopolis (Brazil)
    6 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Palhoca (Brazil)
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    São José (Brazil)
    14 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Biguacu (Brazil)
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Itapema (Brazil)
    39 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Joaquina is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Joaquina is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 85 km (53 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Joinville Airport (JOI), also in Brazil, 160 km (99 miles) away.
Joaquina break location map and break info

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