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Praia do Sul ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Praia do Sul Spot ID

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.7 °C

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Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 01:03 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.1
WNW
1.2
WNW
1.5
W
1.2
WNW
Period (s) 12 12 14 19
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
N 5
NNW 5
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Praia do Sul in Ericeira is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has pretty consitent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the west southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right as well as left and right hand reef breaks. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Take care of rips, rocks.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Praia do Sul Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Oeiras, 31 km from Praia do Sul.

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Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Sines, 76 miles from Praia do Sul.

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Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.02
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Dominant period (s) 14.8 14.1 14.1 13.3

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Overall Praia do Sul Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    14 mi
  • Third closest city location
    15 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    16 mi
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    16 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Praia do Sul is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, which is 31 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Praia do Sul is Talavera La Real (Badajoz) Airport (BJZ) in Spain, 225 km (140 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia do Sul, Ericeira. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia do Sul sea temperature, Praia do Sul photographs, Praia do Sul detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia do Sul webcams, current wind from Ericeira live weather stations and Praia do Sul 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 Sul.