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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 The wind is still offshore at Faial - Praia do Almoxarife (moderate winds from the W at Variante Estrada Regional Feteira wx 5 km from Faial - Praia do Almoxarife). 1.4m 8 s period wind swell from N
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Actual: 22 min ago

Moderate
25.9 km/h
W
Offshore
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Faial - Praia do Almoxarife Surf Forecast / Azores / Portugal

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 5 am Thursday 19 Jul 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 22.1 °C (Statistics for 19 Jul 1981-2005 - mean: 22.5 max: 23.7 min: 21.0 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
NNW
1.3
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1.1
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0.8
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1.2
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Period(s) (?)887769888777111010101099971010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)2172021235743262312115444056807596634025138475446
Wind
(km/h)
25
NNE
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15
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NNE
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20
WSW
20
N
20
NNE
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NNE
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High Tide
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7:36PM
1.39
8:22AM
1.28

8:55PM
1.34
9:45AM
1.30

10:13PM
1.34
10:53AM
1.35

11:16PM
1.36
11:47AM
1.41

12:05AM
1.39

12:30PM
1.47
12:46AM
1.42

1:07PM
1.52
1:21AM
1.44


Low Tide
/ height (m)

1:13PM
0.72
2:11AM
0.72

2:37PM
0.77

3:31AM
0.73
4:02PM
0.76

4:40AM
0.71
5:11PM
0.72

5:35AM
0.67

6:05PM
0.67
6:19AM
0.63

6:48PM
0.63
6:55AM
0.60

7:23PM
0.61
7:26AM
0.58

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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Sunrise
6:45--6:46--6:47--6:47--6:48--6:48--6:50--6:50-
Sunset
-9:15--9:14--9:14--9:13--9:12--9:10--9:10--9:09
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sun night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Sat afternoon, min 19°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Mon morning, min 20°C on Mon 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.

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