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Pontinha ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0

Overall: 4.0

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Pontinha Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.0 °C

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Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 22:07 Local time
WedThursday 20
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 9 9 9 8
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
N 10
NNW 10
Wind State cross-

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Pontinha in Ericeira is an exposed reef break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. No beach break here and there is also a right hand reef break.. Best around high tide. Beware of urchins,rocks and rips.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ericeira, 1 km from Pontinha.

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Pontinha Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sintra Granja do Marques Airbase, 17 km from Pontinha.

light winds from the NW

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Air temperature
20.5 °C

Current weather near Pontinha

Overall Pontinha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Town and city forecasts close to Pontinha:

  • Closest city location
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    16 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    16 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Pontinha is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Pontinha is Talavera La Real (Badajoz) Airport (BJZ) in Spain, 225 km (140 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Pontinha, Ericeira. Use the tab navigation above to view Pontinha sea temperature, Pontinha photographs, Pontinha detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Pontinha webcams, current wind from Ericeira live weather stations and Pontinha 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 Pontinha.