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Praia da Tocha ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.9

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Praia da Tocha Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.1 °C

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Wave (m) 0.9
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Period (s) 11 11 11 10
Wind (km/h) 10
E 5
ENE 10
NNW 10
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Praia da Tocha in Beirais a beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Ideal winds are from the east southeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include - Rips / undertow.

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Overall Praia da Tocha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • Fifth closest city location
    53 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Praia da Tocha is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, which is 103 km (64 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Praia da Tocha is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 141 km (88 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 174 km (108 miles) away.
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