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

Overall: 2.8

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Plator Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Saturday, 21 July 2018, 16:45 Local time
Wave (m) 1.6
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 20
ESE 20
ESE 20
ESE 20
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Plator in North Bahia is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Poor surf in light onshore winds Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the south. A left hand reef break. Best around high tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of rocks and coral.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Lauro de Freitas, 6 km from Plator.

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Plator Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Salvador Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport, 5 km from Plator.

light winds from the ESE

Air temperature
27.3 °C

Current weather near Plator

Overall Plator Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Plator is Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes (Salvador) Airport (SSA) in Brazil, which is 4 km (2 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Plator is Ilheus Airport (IOS), also in Brazil, 221 km (137 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Plator, Bahia - Norte. Use the tab navigation above to view Plator sea temperature, Plator photographs, Plator detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Plator webcams, current wind from Bahia - Norte live weather stations and Plator 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 Plator.