Praia Mole Spot ID
Photo credit: Gvc Barbosa (negrão)
Best: Swell ESE | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 17.6 °C
Praia Mole in Santa Caterina is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the south. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Watch out for dangerous rips.
Overall Praia Mole Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Praia Mole
“Meu pico favorito”
wallace from BRAZIL - 10 Sep 2011
Tide stations nearest to Praia Mole:
- Closest tide stationFlorianopolis8 mi
- Second closest tide stationSao José14 mi
- Third closest tide stationPalhoca15 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationBiguacu16 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationTijucas28 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Praia Mole:
- Closest ski areaVallecitos (Argentina)1309 mi
- Second closest ski areaLos Penitentes (Argentina)1326 mi
- Third closest ski areaLos Puquios (Argentina)1329 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaPortillo (Chile)1343 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaValle Nevado (Chile)1351 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Praia Mole:
- Closest city locationFlorianopolis (Brazil)6 mi
- Second closest city locationSão José (Brazil)14 mi
- Third closest city locationPalhoca (Brazil)15 mi
- Fourth closest city locationBiguacu (Brazil)16 mi
- Fifth closest city locationItapema (Brazil)37 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Praia Mole is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Praia Mole is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 84 km (52 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Joinville Airport (JOI), also in Brazil, 158 km (98 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia Mole, Santa Catarina - Florianópolis. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia Mole sea temperature, Praia Mole photographs, Praia Mole detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia Mole webcams, current wind from Santa Catarina - Florianópolis live weather stations and Praia Mole 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 Praia Mole.