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Praia do Bordeira ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0

Overall: 2.3

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Praia do Bordeira Spot ID

After the the big drop, Praia do Bordeira photo

Praia do Bordeira

Photo credit: Lorenz Iblher

beautifull wave, Praia do Bordeira photo

Praia do Bordeira

Photo credit: Lorenz Iblher

Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.8 °C

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Friday, 22 March 2019, 10:01 Local time
Friday 22
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 10
NE 5
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Praia do Bordeira in The Algarve is a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast with some shelter here from south winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northwest. The sandbar break offers both left and right hand waves. Rocks are a hazard.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Carrapateira (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Praia do Bordeira Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sagres, 23 km from Praia do Bordeira.


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Air temperature
12.2 °C

Current weather near Praia do Bordeira

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 50 miles from Praia do Bordeira.

  6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.85
Dominant period (s) 14.1 15.6 14.8 14.8

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Overall Praia do Bordeira Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Praia do Bordeira Location Map

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Tide stations nearest to Praia do Bordeira:

  • Closest tide station
    15 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    18 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    21 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    37 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    45 mi
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Ski Resorts closest to Praia do Bordeira:

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Town and city forecasts close to Praia do Bordeira:

  • Closest city location
    21 mi
  • Second closest city location
    53 mi
  • Third closest city location
    55 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    60 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    80 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Praia do Bordeira is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 86 km (53 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Praia do Bordeira is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 177 km (110 miles) away.
Praia do Bordeira break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia do Bordeira, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia do Bordeira sea temperature, Praia do Bordeira photographs, Praia do Bordeira detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia do Bordeira webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Praia do Bordeira 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 Praia do Bordeira.