Vale Figueira ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

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Vale Figueira Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(The Algarve, Portugal)


Vale Figueira Spot ID:

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.2 °C

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Sunday, 19 April 2015, 04:05 Local time

Sunday 19
4AM 7AM 10AM 1PM
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 10 9 19 18
Wind (km/h) 20
N 15
N 20
N 20
Wind State cross-

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Vale Figueira in The Algarveis a beach break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the southeast. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the west northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for - Rips / undertow.

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Tide Times:

For Carrapateira, 6 km from Vale Figueira.

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Vale Figueira Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Vilamoura, 69 km from Vale Figueira.


Air temperature
14 °C

Current weather near Vale Figueira

Overall Vale Figueira Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Vale Figueira:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break Figueiros 0 mi
Second closest break Arrifana 3 mi
Third closest break Carrapateira 4 mi
Fourth closest break Praia do Bordeira 4 mi
Fifth closest break Lage do Pescador 5 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Vale Figueira:

Closest wave buoy Gascogne Ouest Arcachon Buoy 585 mi
Second closest wave buoy Brittany Buoy 708 mi
Third closest wave buoy Lion Buoy 796 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy Sevenstones Buoy 898 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy Channel Islands Buoy 923 mi

Tide stations nearest to Vale Figueira:

Closest tide station Lagos 15 mi
Second closest tide station Alvor 17 mi
Third closest tide station Portimao 20 mi
Fourth closest tide station Albufeira 36 mi
Fifth closest tide station Quarteira 44 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Vale Figueira:

Closest ski area Serra da Estrela (Portugal) 230 mi
Second closest ski area Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla (Spain) 275 mi
Third closest ski area Sierra Nevada (Spain) 304 mi
Fourth closest ski area Michlifen (Morocco) 339 mi
Fifth closest ski area Valdesqui (Spain) 353 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Vale Figueira:

Closest city location Portimao (Portugal) 20 mi
Second closest city location Faro Airport (Portugal) 52 mi
Third closest city location Faro (Portugal) 54 mi
Fourth closest city location Olhao (Portugal) 59 mi
Fifth closest city location Beja (Portugal) 76 mi
  • The nearest passenger airport to Vale Figueira is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 84 km (52 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Vale Figueira is Lisboa (Lisbon) Airport (LIS) in Portugal, 172 km (107 miles) away.
Vale Figueira break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Vale Figueira, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Vale Figueira sea temperature, Vale Figueira photographs, Vale Figueira detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Vale Figueira webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Vale Figueira 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 Vale Figueira.


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