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Ribanceira ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Ribanceira Spot ID

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.3 °C

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Thursday, 19 October 2017, 03:37 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.8
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0.7
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Period (s) 4 4 4 4
Wind (km/h) 25
N 25
N 20
N 20
N
Wind State cross-
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Ribanceira in Santa Caterina is a sheltered beach break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. Waves at the beach are mainly rights. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the 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 Imbituba, Brazil, 5 km from Ribanceira.

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Ribanceira Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SkyZimba Paraquedismo Imbituba wx, 2 km from Ribanceira.

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21.7 °C

Current weather near Ribanceira

Overall Ribanceira Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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  • Closest city location
    4 mi
  • Second closest city location
    22 mi
  • Third closest city location
    29 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    31 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    37 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to Ribanceira is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Ribanceira is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 145 km (90 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Ribanceira, Santa Catarina - Sul. Use the tab navigation above to view Ribanceira sea temperature, Ribanceira photographs, Ribanceira detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Ribanceira webcams, current wind from Santa Catarina - Sul live weather stations and Ribanceira 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 Ribanceira.