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Faial - Praia do Almoxarife ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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  1. weather stationWind Update Still cross-shore at Faial - Praia do Almoxarife (light winds from the SE at Horta 6 km from Faial - Praia do Almoxarife). 1.0m 17 s period swell from NNW with 0.6m 7 s period wind swell from ESE
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1 h 16 min ago

Moderate
18 km/h
SE
Cross-Shore
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Faial - Praia do Almoxarife Surf Forecast / Azores / Portugal

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 pm Tuesday 25 Sep 2018 AZOST

Faial - Praia do Almoxarife surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Faial - Praia do Almoxarife sea temperature is 23.6 °C (Statistics for 25 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 22.3 max: 23.6 min: 20.8 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.7
NNE
1.1
NW
1.2
NW
1.1
NW
1
NW
1.4
NW
1.4
NW
2
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
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1.1
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1
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1
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0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
1.1
NE
1.8
ENE
1.9
ENE
1.6
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1.5
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1
NE
Period(s) (?)1316151413141411111111111110101010889999
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)187587666521352752743940521504350343286231227187149153455575415383173
Wind
(km/h)
15
ESE
20
SE
15
SSE
25
SSE
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SE
25
SE
15
SSE
15
SSE
10
ESE
10
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10
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15
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15
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25
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15
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Wind State(?)oncross-
on
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crosscross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

2:44AM
1.56

2:58PM
1.64

3:21AM
1.57
3:35PM
1.63

4:01AM
1.57
4:16PM
1.59

4:45AM
1.54
5:03PM
1.54

5:36AM
1.50
5:57PM
1.47

6:35AM
1.46

7:03PM
1.40
7:47AM
1.43

8:22PM
1.36
Low Tide
/ height (m)

8:34PM
0.50
8:42AM
0.53

9:08PM
0.48
9:20AM
0.53

9:46PM
0.49
10:01AM
0.55

10:27PM
0.52
10:47AM
0.59

11:15PM
0.56
11:42AM
0.64

12:11AM
0.62

12:49PM
0.69
1:19AM
0.67

2:09PM
0.71

Note: the tide data above is for Horta, Azores which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Faial - Praia do Almoxarife.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Faial - Praia do Almoxarife blow from the W.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
2323232323232424242422222220202121202120202120
Chill °C (?)
2323232424242524242424222221212121202121212120
Sunrise
--7:45--7:46--7:47--7:48--7:48--7:50--7:50--
Sunset
7:45--7:44--7:43--7:40--7:39--7:37--7:37--7:35-
Short Range Forecast: Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Tue night. Warm air temperatures (max 25°C on Thu afternoon, min 22°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Wed night, light winds from the E by Thu night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Sat morning, min 20°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Faial - Praia do Almoxarife Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Faial - Praia do Almoxarife provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Faial - Praia do Almoxarife can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Faial - Praia do Almoxarife surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Faial - Praia do Almoxarife) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Faial - Praia do Almoxarife may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in The Azores? If you are looking for accommodation near Faial - Praia do Almoxarife, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in The Azores, consider staying in Horta which is 4 km (2 miles) away.