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Praia do Cerro ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.5
Accommodation: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Praia do Cerro Spot ID

Classic Praia do Cerro photo

Praia do Cerro

Photo credit: Rodrigo Campos

October Swell, Praia do Cerro photo

Praia do Cerro

Photo credit: Serafín Acebedo

Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell NNW | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.1 °C

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Thursday, 18 October 2018, 23:22 Local time
ThuFriday 19
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 11 11 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
N 30
N 30
NNE 25
Wind State cross-
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Praia do Cerro in Peniche is a beach break that has very consistent surf and works all around the year. Offshore winds blow from the south southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the north northwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Peniche, Portugal, 1 km from Praia do Cerro.

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Praia do Cerro Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Lourinha, 15 km from Praia do Cerro.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Praia do Cerro

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 103 miles from Praia do Cerro.

  6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 3.44
Dominant period (s) 14.8 14.1 14.8 13.3

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Overall Praia do Cerro Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Praia do Cerro is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 68 km (42 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Praia do Cerro is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 218 km (135 miles) away.
Praia do Cerro break location map and break info

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