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San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres Wind Statistics, Summer averages since 2006

The graph illustrates how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from different directions through a typical northern hemisphere summer. The largest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue indicates the strength, with dark blue showing the strongest winds. It is based on 7266 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2006, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres, located 15 km away (9 miles). There are too few recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. Without question some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3.

According to the model, the most common wind at San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres blows from the NNW. If the rose diagram shows a close to circular outline, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres. On the other hand, dominant spokes represent favoured directions, and the more the darkest shade of blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. Over an average northern hemisphere summer, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (light blue) about 11% of the time (10 days each northern hemisphere summer) and blows offshore 35% of the time (31 days in an average northern hemisphere summer). During a typical northern hemisphere summer wind stronger than >40kph (25mph) was forecast for only a single days at San Jorge - Faja dos Cubres

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.