Mareta Spot ID
Photo credit: Tom
Best: Swell WNW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.8 °C
Mareta in South Portugal is a very sheltered beach break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around mid tide. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded
Overall Mareta Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April
The figure shows the combination of swells directed at Mareta through an average April ... (show all text)
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- The nearest passenger airport to Mareta is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 87 km (54 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Mareta is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 198 km (123 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mareta, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Mareta sea temperature, Mareta photographs, Mareta detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mareta webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Mareta 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 Mareta.