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Sao Jose do Norte ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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Sao Jose do Norte Spot ID

Type: beach/jetty

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.8 °C

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Monday, 22 January 2018, 04:40 Local time
Monday 22
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 7 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
N 25
NNW 20
WNW 15
Wind State cross-
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Sao Jose do Norte in Rio Grande Do Sul is an exposed beach/jetty break that has unreliable waves. Autumn and winter are the best times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Take care of rips and currents.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rio Grande, Brazil, 6 km from Sao Jose do Norte.

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Sao Jose do Norte Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At RS Parque Marinha Rio Grande wx, 13 km from Sao Jose do Norte.


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Air temperature
23.2 °C

Current weather near Sao Jose do Norte

Overall Sao Jose do Norte Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Sao Jose do Norte is Rio Grande Airport (RIG) in Brazil, which is 12 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Sao Jose do Norte is Pelotas Airport (PET), also in Brazil, 50 km (31 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Sao Jose do Norte, Rio Grande Do Sul. Use the tab navigation above to view Sao Jose do Norte sea temperature, Sao Jose do Norte photographs, Sao Jose do Norte detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Sao Jose do Norte webcams, current wind from Rio Grande Do Sul live weather stations and Sao Jose do Norte 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 Sao Jose do Norte.