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Sacor ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Sacor Spot ID

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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.1 °C

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Sunday, 21 October 2018, 12:54 Local time
Sunday 21
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 1.3
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.3
WNW
1.4
WNW
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 15
E 0
NNW 15
NW 15
NNW
Wind State off glass on cross-
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Sacor in Douro and Minho is a beach and reef break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of locals and pollution.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Leixoes, Portugal, 2 km from Sacor.

IS AT (local time)

Sacor Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Leca da Palmeira wx, 1 km from Sacor.

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Air temperature
23.9 °C

Current weather near Sacor

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Leixões, 17 miles from Sacor.

  8AM 9AM 10AM 11AM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 1.52
1.27
1.2
1.2
Dominant period (s) 12.5 14.8 16.4 16.4

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Overall Sacor Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Sacor is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, 6 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sacor is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 83 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 116 km (72 miles) away.
  • Braganca Airport (BGC) in Acores is 183 km (114 miles) away.
  • Santiago Airport (SCQ) in Spain is the fifth nearest airport to Sacor and is 191 km (119 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sacor, Douro & Minho. Use the tab navigation above to view Sacor sea temperature, Sacor photographs, Sacor detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sacor webcams, current wind from Douro & Minho live weather stations and Sacor tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal 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 Portugal 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 Sacor.