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Praia do Norte ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.1
Difficulty Level: 4.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.5
Crowds: 3.1

Overall: 3.8

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Praia do Norte Spot ID

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Praia do Norte

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Praia do Norte

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Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.2 °C

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Friday, 19 April 2019, 21:35 Local time
FriSaturday 20
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 8 8 8 7
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
E 10
E 10
Wind State cross off off cross-

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Praia do Norte in Beira is a reef break that has very reliable surf and works all around the year. Works best in offshore winds from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the best swell direction is from the west. Rarely crowded here. Watch out for rocks, rips, big waves.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Nazare, 2 km from Praia do Norte.

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Praia do Norte Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Caldas da Rainha, 23 km from Praia do Norte.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
13 °C

Current weather near Praia do Norte

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 117 miles from Praia do Norte.

  4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.85
Dominant period (s) 13.3 13.3 10.9 14.1

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Overall Praia do Norte Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Praia do Norte is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 92 km (57 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Praia do Norte is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 185 km (115 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia do Norte, Beira. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia do Norte sea temperature, Praia do Norte photographs, Praia do Norte detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia do Norte webcams, current wind from Beira live weather stations and Praia do Norte 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 Norte.