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Sao Jacinto ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.3
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.7

Overall: 2.9

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Sao Jacinto Spot ID

Praia de S. Jacinto, Sao Jacinto photo

Sao Jacinto

Photo credit: Tiago Reis

Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell N | Wind ESE

Sea Temperature Today is: 14.1 °C

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Sunday, 16 December 2018, 21:37 Local time
SunMonday 17
Wave (m) 3.5
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 5
NW 10
SE 15
SE 15
Wind State glass off off off

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Sao Jacinto in Beira is a sandbar break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east southeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. The sandbar breaks offer lefts and rights. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Aveiro, Portugal, 4 km from Sao Jacinto.

IS AT (local time)

Sao Jacinto Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Aveiro, 11 km from Sao Jacinto.


Air temperature
9 °C

Current weather near Sao Jacinto

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Leixões, 47 miles from Sao Jacinto.

  5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 3.81
Dominant period (s) 15.6 15.6 16.4 15.6

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Overall Sao Jacinto Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Sao Jacinto Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Sao Jacinto:


  • The closest passenger airport to Sao Jacinto is Porto Airport (OPO) in Acores, which is 64 km (40 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Sao Jacinto is Vila Real Airport (VRL), also in Acores, 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Vigo Airport (VGO) in Spain, 174 km (108 miles) away.
Sao Jacinto break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sao Jacinto, Beira. Use the tab navigation above to view Sao Jacinto sea temperature, Sao Jacinto photographs, Sao Jacinto detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sao Jacinto webcams, current wind from Beira live weather stations and Sao Jacinto 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 Sao Jacinto.