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Praia do Pero ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.7
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.4

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Praia do Pero Spot ID

Type: beach

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.1 °C

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 08:56 Local time
Wednesday 16
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 20
NE 20
ENE 30
Wind State cross-
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Praia do Pero in Rio de Janeiro Norte is an exposed beach break that usually has waves, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the east. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Best around low tide. Sometimes crowded. The crowds in the water make a gath helmet a good idea.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cabo Frio, 7 km from Praia do Pero.

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Praia do Pero Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aeroporto São Pedro da Aldeia Airport, 13 km from Praia do Pero.

light winds from the NE.(Wind varies from 010 to 070 degs)

Air temperature
26 °C

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Overall Praia do Pero Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Praia do Pero is Santos Dumont (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (SDU) in Brazil, 122 km (76 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Praia do Pero is Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (GIG), also in Brazil, 130 km (81 miles) away.
  • Third is Bartolomeu Lisandro (Campos) Airport (CAW) in Brazil, 143 km (89 miles) away.
  • Santa Cruz (Rio De Janeiro) Airport (STU) in Brazil is 179 km (111 miles) away.
  • Francisco De Assis (Juiz De Fora) Airport (JDF), also in Brazil is the fifth nearest airport to Praia do Pero and is 185 km (115 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Praia do Pero, Rio de Janeiro. Use the tab navigation above to view Praia do Pero sea temperature, Praia do Pero photographs, Praia do Pero detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Praia do Pero webcams, current wind from Rio de Janeiro live weather stations and Praia do Pero 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 do Pero.