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Ponta d'Areia ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Ponta d'Areia Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.6 °C

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Monday, 24 September 2018, 04:07 Local time
Monday 24
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 6 6 6 16
Wind (km/h) 15
NE 15
NE 15
ENE 15
Wind State cross-

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Ponta d'Areia in Maranhao is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf Offshore winds are from the south. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the north. The beach break provides left and right handers. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Itaqui, Brazil, 4 km from Ponta d'Areia.

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Ponta d'Areia Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SaoLuis-marechal, 16 km from Ponta d'Areia.

light winds from the NE

Air temperature
25.4 °C

Current weather near Ponta d'Areia

Overall Ponta d'Areia Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Ponta d'Areia is Marechal Cunha Machado (Sao Luis) Airport (SLZ) in Brazil, which is 15 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Ponta d'Areia is Senador Petronio Portella (Teresina) Airport (THE), also in Brazil, 329 km (204 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ponta d'Areia, Maranhao. Use the tab navigation above to view Ponta d'Areia sea temperature, Ponta d'Areia photographs, Ponta d'Areia detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ponta d'Areia webcams, current wind from Maranhao live weather stations and Ponta d'Areia 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 Ponta d'Areia.