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Praia de Fora ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.5

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Praia de Fora

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Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.6 °C

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Friday, 20 October 2017, 01:32 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.0
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Period (s) 9 8 9 8
Wind (km/h) 20
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Praia de Fora in Parana is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest with some shelter here from north winds. Able to handle light onshore wind Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around low tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Canal Galheta, Brazil, 4 km from Praia de Fora.

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Praia de Fora Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Curitiba/Afonso Airport, 88 km from Praia de Fora.

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Overall Praia de Fora Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Praia de Fora is Afonso Pena (Curitiba) Airport (CWB) in Brazil, 89 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Praia de Fora is Joinville Airport (JOI), also in Brazil, 91 km (57 miles) away.
  • Third is Bacacheri (Curitiba) Airport (BFH) in Brazil, 96 km (60 miles) away.
  • Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT) in Brazil is 153 km (95 miles) away.
  • Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Praia de Fora and is 238 km (148 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia de Fora, Paraná. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia de Fora sea temperature, Praia de Fora photographs, Praia de Fora detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia de Fora webcams, current wind from Paraná live weather stations and Praia de Fora 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 de Fora.