Rio Grande Jetties Spot ID
Reliability: rarely breaks
Best: Swell S | Wind WNW
Sea Temperature Today is: 14.7 °C
Rio Grande Jetties in Rio Grande Do Sul is an exposed beach/jetty break. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. It very rarely gets crowded here. Take care of rips and currents.
For Rio Grande, Brazil, 3 km from Rio Grande Jetties.
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At Porto Alegre/Salgado Filho International Airport, 256 km from Rio Grande Jetties.
Overall Rio Grande Jetties Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The closest passenger airport to Rio Grande Jetties is Rio Grande Airport (RIG) in Brazil, which is 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Rio Grande Jetties is Pelotas Airport (PET), also in Brazil, 53 km (33 miles) away.
- The third closest airport is Cerro Largo (Melo) Airport (MLZ) in Uruguay, 199 km (124 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Rio Grande Jetties, Rio Grande Do Sul. Use the tab navigation above to view Rio Grande Jetties sea temperature, Rio Grande Jetties photographs, Rio Grande Jetties detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Rio Grande Jetties webcams, current wind from Rio Grande Do Sul live weather stations and Rio Grande Jetties 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 Rio Grande Jetties.