Ponta Preta Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Cape-Verde – Sal)
Ponta Preta Spot ID:
Type: reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind E
Sea Temperature Today is: 23.7 °C
Sunday, 19 May 2013, 19:22 Local time
For Porto Grande, Cape Verde Islands, 221 miles from Ponta Preta.
At Sal Island/Amilcar Cabral International Airport, 14 km from Ponta Preta.
Overall Ponta Preta Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Ponta Preta
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Ponta Preta:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Ponta do Sino||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Santa Maria||1 mi|
|Third closest break||Spoutnik||2 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Fragata||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Monte Leao||8 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Ponta Preta:
|Closest wave buoy||Middle Atlantic Buoy||1546 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||West Atlantic Buoy||2009 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||East of Martinique Buoy||2219 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy||2230 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||Brittany Buoy||2284 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Ponta Preta:
|Closest tide station||Porto Grande, Cape Verde Islands||137 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Dakar||390 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Saint Louis||428 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Banjul, Gambia||476 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Nouadhibou, Mauritania||489 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Ponta Preta:
|Closest ski area||Oukaimeden (Morocco)||1383 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Michlifen (Morocco)||1607 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Sierra Nevada (Spain)||1853 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Serra da Estrela (Portugal)||1888 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain)||1935 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Ponta Preta:
|Closest city location||Praia (Cape Verde)||122 mi|
|Second closest city location||Mindelo (Cape Verde)||138 mi|
|Third closest city location||Dakar (Senegal)||385 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Grand Dakar (Senegal)||387 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Pikine (Senegal)||390 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Ponta Preta is Amilcar Cabral International Airport (SID) in Cape Verde Islands, 17 km (11 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Ponta Preta is Rabil (Boa Vista) Airport (BVC), also in Cape Verde Islands, 51 km (32 miles) away.
- Third is Preguica (Sao Nocolau Island) Airport (SNE) in Cape Verde Islands, 144 km (89 miles) away.
- Maio Airport (MMO) in Cape Verde Islands is 163 km (101 miles) away.
- Francisco Mendes Airport (RAI), also in Cape Verde Islands is the fifth nearest airport to Ponta Preta and is 195 km (121 miles) away.