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Madeiro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.7
Difficulty Level: 1.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 3.3

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Madeiro Spot ID

Madeiro photo


Photo credit: Alfonso Pillado

praia madeiro good spot for all level photo


Photo credit: surf camp pipa

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.4 °C

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Thursday, 22 August 2019, 15:12 Local time
Thursday 22
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 9 9 8 8
Wind (km/h) 30
SE 30
SSE 25
SE 25
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Madeiro in Rio Grande Do Norte is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Abacateiro, 5 km from Madeiro.

IS AT (local time)

Madeiro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Natal/Augusto Severo Airport, 39 km from Madeiro.

fresh winds from the SE

Air temperature
29 °C

Current weather near Madeiro

Overall Madeiro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Madeiro Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Madeiro:

  • Closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    32 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    54 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    62 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    63 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to Madeiro:

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Town and city forecasts close to Madeiro:


  • The nearest passenger airport to Madeiro is Augusto Severo (Natal) Airport (NAT) in Brazil, which is 38 km (24 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Madeiro is Intl. Pres. Castro Pinto (Joao Pessoa) Airport (JPA), also in Brazil, 148 km (92 miles) away.
Madeiro break location map and break info

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