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

Overall: 2.5

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Vermelha Spot ID

Praia Vermelha  photo


Photo credit: Roberto de Souza

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell S | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.0 °C

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Monday, 24 September 2018, 14:33 Local time
Monday 24
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 10 5 11 10
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 10
NE 10
E 10
Wind State on on cross-

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Vermelha in Santa Caterina is a sheltered beach break that has unreliable waves. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Dangerous rips are a hazard of surfing here.

Brazil wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Barrinha, 3 km from Vermelha.

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Vermelha Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At RADIO ROSA Praia do Rosa SC Imbituba wx, 2 km from Vermelha.


Air temperature
19.0 °C

Current weather near Vermelha

Overall Vermelha Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Vermelha:

  • Closest city location
    9 mi
  • Second closest city location
    27 mi
  • Third closest city location
    32 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    33 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    34 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Vermelha is Hercilio Luz (Florianopolis) Airport (FLN) in Brazil, which is 50 km (31 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Vermelha is Navegantes Itajai Airport (NVT), also in Brazil, 137 km (85 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Vermelha, Santa Catarina - Sul. Use the tab navigation above to view Vermelha sea temperature, Vermelha photographs, Vermelha detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Vermelha webcams, current wind from Santa Catarina - Sul live weather stations and Vermelha 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 Vermelha.