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Praia das Conchas ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Praia das Conchas Spot ID

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Type: beach/jetty

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.3 °C

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Monday, 24 September 2018, 17:16 Local time
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
ENE 20
NE 20
NE 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Praia das Conchas in Rio de Janeiro Norte is an exposed beach/jetty break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. The beach break offers mainly right hand waves. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Take special care here if it gets very crowded.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cabo Frio, 4 km from Praia das Conchas.

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Praia das Conchas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aeroporto São Pedro da Aldeia Airport, 12 km from Praia das Conchas.

light winds from the E

Air temperature
29 °C

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Overall Praia das Conchas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Praia das Conchas is Santos Dumont (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (SDU) in Brazil, 121 km (75 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Praia das Conchas is Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (GIG), also in Brazil, 129 km (80 miles) away.
  • Third is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW) in Brazil, 147 km (91 miles) away.
  • Santa Cruz (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (STU) in Brazil is 178 km (111 miles) away.
  • Francisco De Assis (Juiz De Fora) Airport (JDF), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Praia das Conchas and is 187 km (116 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia das Conchas, Rio de Janeiro. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia das Conchas sea temperature, Praia das Conchas photographs, Praia das Conchas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia das Conchas webcams, current wind from Rio de Janeiro live weather stations and Praia das Conchas tide predictions. The Brazil swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Brazil 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 Brazil 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 das Conchas.