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Piratininga ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Piratininga Spot ID



Photo credit: Renato

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.6 °C

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Friday, 22 February 2019, 05:06 Local time
Friday 22
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 10 10 9 9
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 15
SSE 20
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Piratininga in Rio de Janeiro is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast with some shelter here from east winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. It's sometimes crowded here.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Itaipu, 2 km from Piratininga.

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Piratininga Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Copacabana Rio De Janeiro wx, 12 km from Piratininga.


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Air temperature
26.8 °C

Current weather near Piratininga

Overall Piratininga Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Piratininga is Santos Dumont (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (SDU) in Brazil, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Piratininga is Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (GIG), also in Brazil, 27 km (17 miles) away.
  • Third is Santa Cruz (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (STU) in Brazil, 69 km (43 miles) away.
  • Francisco De Assis (Juiz De Fora) Airport (JDF) in Brazil is 137 km (85 miles) away.
  • Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Piratininga and is 230 km (143 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Piratininga, Rio de Janeiro. Use the tab navigation above to view Piratininga sea temperature, Piratininga photographs, Piratininga detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Piratininga webcams, current wind from Rio de Janeiro live weather stations and Piratininga 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 Piratininga.